Economics, Financial Economics and Ethics, Second Cycle, 7.5 Credits

The main course contents are macroeconomic analysis and exchange rates, financial statistics, valuation of interest rate instruments and derivative securities, the efficient market hypothesis, portfolio optimization, the relationship between risk and expected return and evaluation of fund management. An important part of the course are ethical issues in the financial services industry.

ECTS Credits

7.5 Credits

Level of education

Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements (A1N)


Örebro University School of Business

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: First-cycle courses of 75 credits in Economics including an independent project of 15 credits.
Statistics, Basic Course, 15 credits and Data Mining and Business Analytics, Basic Course, 15 credits
Statistics, Basic Course, 15 credits and 7,5 credits in regression analysis/econometrics/scientific method within economic or statistics.The applicant must also have qualifications corresponding to the course "English 6" or "English B" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School.

Selection: Academic points

Course syllabus

Application code: X2827