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The programme trains professionals who are able to understand the economic rationale, the design, and the quantitative evaluation of public policy. Its focus is on micro-level policies that tackle issues such as poverty, inequality, climate change, underdevelopment, social security, market power and regulation, education, work, international trade, and health.

What will you study?

Two curricula: "Policy Analysis and Evaluation" with courses in public economics and econometrics that are preparatory to applications in specific areas such as labour markets, environmental regulation, competition policy; "Health Economics, Management, and Policy" with courses in health economics and econometrics that are preparatory to specific regulatory and managerial issues in health markets.

Experiences abroad

You will have access to all exchange programmes offered by the University of Bologna.

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5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

Build analytical skills for a career as a public sector official or consultant.

Study in an international programme and interact with first-class instructors.

Learn how private markets may fail and how public policy can correct for such failures.

Learn the economic principles and the econometric tools that are used in the quantitative evaluation of public policy.

Learn how to write a policy report on the most important current public policy issues and how to brief a policymaker.

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