The Master 2 in Economic Analysis is a joint program between University of Cergy-Pontoise and ESSEC Business School. It offers high quality training in economics in a one-year program, where all courses are taught in English. Its purpose is to prepare for further studies in a PhD program. Therefore, the program focuses on economic theory as well empirical methods. The content of the courses is available here.
The application form can be found here.
This program is the sequence of the Master 1 Economie Quantitative from University of Cergy-Pontoise. The information on the Master 1, which is taught in French, can be found here.
The Master 2 in Economic Analysis is part of a Ph.D. program in Economics of ESSEC Business School, in partnership with University of Cergy-Pontoise. Students who have successfully completed the master program may demand admission to the Ph.D. program. They are also eligible to apply to the doctoral program at University of Cergy-Pontoise.
Students gain a mastery of quantitative methods (optimization, econometrics, simulation methods) and the basic concepts of the individual choice theory and the micro and macroeconomic equilibrium. Specialization courses address current and advanced research in applied fields.
The training in research follows international standards of scientific quality in economy. Fluency in English facilitates the research activity, which is international in nature.
The two partner institutions have a strong scientific visibility. According to international rankings, University of Cergy-Pontoise is among the very best French universities, while ESSEC is among the French business schools that are most active in research.
At the end of the program, students are able to join a PhD program, where they can develop their research skill to either to pursue an academic career or to work as consultants/researchers in think tanks or the private sector. Potential employers outside academy are international institutions (European Commission, European Central Bank, CDE, IMF, World Bank, WTO, ILO, BIS, Regional Development Banks, etc..), government administration, banks or large corporations.
Responsables du Master : Laurence JACQUET, Université de Cergy-Pontoise, et André FOURCANS, ESSEC
Secrétariat pédagogique : Delphine BAHIER - tél. : 01 34 25 67 84 Université de Cergy-Pontoise - site des Chênes 1 - bureau 435/3 (4ème étage)
m2.ecoanalysis @ ml.u-cergy.fr (m2.ecoanalysis @ ml.u-cergy.fr)
Adresse postale :
Université de Cergy-Pontoise
UFR économie et gestion - M2 Economic Analysis
33, boulevard du Port
95 011 CERGY-PONTOISE Cedex