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Energy Economics

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2018

About the course

The course aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of energy markets, as well as knowledge of how to analyze them and how they interact with the rest of the economy. A further aim of is to give students advanced tools to analyze how energy and environmental policies affect the demand and supply of different types of energy. The course will address a number of different types of issues related to demand and supply of energy. For example, one may ask how climate policy affects the energy markets.

Application and eligibility

Energy Economics, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Autumn Term 2018 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


Lectures begin on week starting 3 September 2018


Lectures end during the week of 1 October 2018

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Mathematics for Economists I, 7.5ECTS at advanced level, Econometrics I, 7.5ECTS at advanced level and Microeconomic Analysis I, 7.5ECTS at advanced level or the equivalent.


Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code



Application deadline was 16 April 2018. The application period is closed.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

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