***Please note that we are requesting a £2, 000 deposit from International (out with the EU) applicants who are eligible for an offer to this programme. Please see Business School Deposits for more information.***
This Masters programme is for those with a special interest in international economics and its two components: international trade, and international finance and money.
•You will be encouraged to attend our practitioners’ talks and the Economics seminar series.
•The programme is offered by the Centre for Economic & Financial Studies which covers research and postgraduate teaching in economics and finance.
•Economics in the Adam Smith Business School at Glasgow is ranked in the top 10% worldwide in the fields of central banking, economics of strategic management, European economics, efficiency and productivity, financial development and growth, finance, financial markets, forecasting, international finance, international trade, macroeconomics, monetary economics, open macroeconomics, public economics, and transition economics.
•The University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School celebrates the legacy of Adam Smith by developing enlightened, enterprising and engaged graduates and internationally-recognised research with real social impact.
•MSc: 12 months full-time;
You will take six core courses and select one optional course.
•International finance and money
•Modelling and forecasting financial markets (for students who are not required to take basic econometrics)
•Research methods and dissertation training.
•Economic fundamentals and financial markets
•Financial institutions and markets in developing countries
•Financial sector stability and growth
•Investment, finance and asset prices
•Modelling and forecasting financial markets (if not taken as a compulsory course)
As a graduate you will be well prepared for a career in the academic sector and institutions such as banks and government organisations which are involved in transactions and policies in trade and finance at the international level.
OSAMA WAS OUR BUDDY!
by MICHEL CHOSSUDOVSKY
'Now the Taliban will pay a price' vowed President George W. Bush, as American and British fighter planes unleashed
missile attacks against major cities in Afghanistan.
The US Administration claims that Osama bin Laden is behind the tragic events of the 11th of September.
A major war supposedly 'against international terrorism' has been launched, yet the evidence amply confirms that
agencies of the US government have since the Cold War harbored the 'Islamic Militant Network' as part of Washington's
foreign policy agenda