This program is designed to provide advanced training in the basic tools of economics and their application to practical problems.
Students are required to take ECON 500, ECON 501 and ECON 513 in addition to 20 elective units. No more than 4 units of ECON 590 can be applied toward the MA degree in Economics. Students must receive no lower than a B in ECON 500 and ECON 501. Students are allowed to take up to 8 units outside the department and 8 units at the 400 level.