What economic challenges and opportunities does Europe face? This unit analyses Europe's economic framework and policy experience, its economic institutions and the unique relationship European countries have with each other and the rest of the world. Particular attention is paid to the unique constraints that European policymakers face. This unit provides a practical understanding of European economic management for those who may encounter Europe while working in the private or public sectors. No prior knowledge of Economics is required.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/fortnight
1x2000wd research project (50%), 1x1000wd Mid-semester test (20%), 1x1.5hr Final exam (30%)
12 credit points at 1000 level