Master of Science in Applied Economics
The master of science in applied economics offered by the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) provides a rigorous training in economic analysis, as well as empirical and quantitative methods for fresh graduates and young professionals.
"The media often talks about `analysis based on economic fundamentals'. In this programme, we take these fundamentals seriously. Mathematics and statistical tools cannot be avoided," says programme leader Dr Charles Leung Ka-yui.
"The programme emphasises solid training in economic analysis. If I were to use one phrase to summarise it, it would be BTEF - `back to economic fundamentals'," he adds.
The global economy, amid an increasingly connected financial market, is developing fast in an unprecedented manner.
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