Doctor of Philosophy

University of Technology Sydney

Program Description

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Technology Sydney

The PhD in economics offers first-rate training in the foundations of economic theory and econometrics. This outcome is achieved via a program of core PhD classes, taken by all students, which provide the concepts and analytical tools required of every economist. In addition, each student develops expertise in two fields of their choosing. A field consists of a pair of research field classes in which students study advanced topics and become familiar with the frontiers of research in that field. Fields offered include: behavioural economics experimental economics dynamic systems econometrics health economics industrial organisation labour economics market design microeconomic theory public economics.

Career options include management-level positions in industry or government, and academic positions.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 5, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Aug. 2017
Duration
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4 - 8 years
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Price
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Free
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Duration 4 - 8 years
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