Economics and Emerging Markets

Module code: ECON 5002

Module description

This module applies contemporary economic theories in order to examine Emerging Market Economies and their contribution to the global economy. These theories as well as country studies in Emerging Markets will be used to discuss topics such as Globalization, Growth, Debt, Banking, Exchange Rates, Capital Inflows, Foreign Direct Investment, Trade and Institutions.

Contact hours per student per year

  • Lectures: 12 hours
  • Tutorials: 11 hours


  • Essay: 40%
  • Group presentation: 10%
  • Unseen exam: 50%

Additional costs: No extra costs other than purchase of books