Courses in Economic Analysis (ECO) Major

Select courses equivalent to 45 ECTS according to the plan below for a major in Economic Analysis (ECO). Together with your master thesis (30ECTS), this constitutes your major.

Please note: All students starting in the autumn of 2024 and later are required to take at least 7,5 ECTS credits from the courses designated "Etikk, samfunnsansvar og bærekraft" (ERS).

Major in Economic Analysis


Code Name Stp Semester
ECO400 ECO400Decisions, Strategy and Information 7.5 Autumn

Minimum one

Code Name Stp Semester
BUS444E BUS444EEconometrics for Business Research 7.5 Spring
BUS444N BUS444NEconometrics for Business Research 7.5 Autumn
ECN402 ECN402Econometrics 7.5 Autumn Spring
FIE401 FIE401Financial Econometrics 7.5 Autumn Spring

Main electives - choose at least three

Code Name Stp Semester
ECO401 ECO401Optimisation and Microeconomic Theory 7.5 Autumn
ECO420 ECO420Corporate Governance 7.5 Spring
ECO421 ECO421Asset Pricing 7.5 Autumn
ECO422 ECO422Advanced Corporate Finance 7.5 Autumn
ECO423 ECO423Advanced Derivatives 7.5 Spring
ECO427 ECO427Industrial Organization (N) 7.5 Spring
ECO433 ECO433Empirical Strategies for Causal Analysis 7.5 Autumn Spring
ECO439 ECO439Resource Economics 7.5 Spring
ECO441 ECO441Taxes and Public Policy 7.5 Spring

Other Electives

Code Name Stp Semester
BAN402 BAN402Decision Modelling in Business 7.5 Autumn
BUS428 BUS428Organizational Economics 7.5 Spring
BUS429 BUS429Pricing Analytics and Revenue Management 7.5 Spring
ECN421 ECN421Behavioral Economics 7.5 Autumn Spring
ECN430 ECN430Empirical Methods and Applications in Macroeconomics and Finance 7.5 Spring
FIE421 FIE421Macroeconomic Analysis and Sustainability 7.5 Spring
FIE451 FIE451Asset Management with Programming Applications (not offered) 7.5 Spring

Master's Thesis

Code Name Stp Semester
ECOTHE ECOTHEIndependent work/thesis 30 Autumn Spring