Economics and mathematics
Students learn the general equilibrium theory and its practical applications in economic and political research. They also learn about the content and applications of the social accounting matrix.
Period IV / every second year (even years)
Students learn the basics of numerical modeling and construct a general equilibrium simulation model with GAMS software. They examine the content of the social accounting matrix and learn to perform a multiplier analysis.
Contact teaching and computer lab exercises (compulsory)
Material provided by the teacher
Computer lab exercises
Exam 50%, exercises 50%.
Assessment scale 0–5
Due to current COVID-19 situation general examinations in lecture halls are cancelled. You can contact the teacher to ask about alternative completion methods.
Replaces the former course 82010 MPOL6 Maatalouspolitiikan tutkimusmenetelmät ja mallit 7 cr.