Master of International and Development Economics

Master of International and Development Economics
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The Master of International and Development Economics provides students with world-class training in applied economics and its application to economic policy. In addition to courses in applied economic theory and econometrics, students are able to choose electives to specialise in one or more of the following five streams.

  • International Trade, Growth and Finance
  • Banking, Monetary Policy and Economic Development
  • Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Policy and Development
  • Quantitative Methods and Economic Modelling
  • Business Development and Economic Policy in a Market Economy

For further information about the program or admission requirements please contact the Program Director, Professor David Stern: david.stern@anu.edu.au

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Program Coordinator

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The Master of International and Development Economics requires the completion of 96 units (16 courses). Credit may be awarded for previous study and relevant work experience.

Tailor your degree

Students can choose from a wide variety of courses offered by the economics program, resources, environment and development program, and the public policy program at Crawford School, and other parts of ANU. By choosing particular courses, students can create their own professional focus. The combinations listed here are illustrative. Courses can be combined across different professional focus, and there are many more electives available than shown below.

International Trade, Growth and Finance

IDEC8010 Quantitative International Economics
IDEC8007 Aid and Development Policy
IDEC8083 The Role of Financial Markets & Instruments for Economic Management & Development
IDEC8009 Trade, Development and the Asia–Pacific Economy
IDEC8014 Quantitative Financial Economics

Banking, Monetary Policy and Economic Development

IDEC8010 Quantitative International Economics
IDEC8083 The Role of Financial Markets & Instruments for Economic Management & Development
IDEC8012 Monetary Policy and Central Banking in the Asia–Pacific
EMET8010 Applied Macro and Financial Econometrics
IDEC8022 Economic Development

Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Policy and Development

IDEC8018 Agricultural Economics and Resource Policy
IDEC8053 Environmental Economics
IDEC8004 Sustainability and Ecological Economics
EMDV8002 Methods for Environmental Decision-making
EMDV8080 International Climate Change Policy and Economics
EMDV8081 Domestic Climate Change Policy and Economics

Quantitative Methods and Economic Modelling

IDEC8010 Quantitative International Economics
ECON8053 Strategic Thinking: An Introduction to Game Theory
ECON8059 Mathematical Economics
EMET8014 Fundamentals of Econometric Models
EMET8010 Applied Macro and Financial Econometrics

Business Development and Economic Policy in a Market Economy

IDEC8010 Quantitative International Economics
IDEC8012 Monetary Policy and Central Banking in the Asia Pacific
IDEC8022 Economic Development
IDEC8081 The Economics of Incentives and Institutions
ECON8049 Southeast Asia Economic Policy and Development

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Cognate disciplines

If you have prior study in one of the following cognate disciplines, you may be elligible for credit towards your degree:

Applied Economics, Econometrics, Economic Policy, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics.

Duration: 1-2 year full time (subject to eligibility)

Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (one semester) of credit.

Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (one year) of credit.

Credit may also be available for relevant work experience.

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