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Inequality Analysis

Central European University (CEU)

5 months
Duration
400 EUR/credit 4800 EUR/full
400 EUR/credit 4800 EUR/full
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About

Economic Inequality Analysis is a key concern in economics and public policy. The rise in inequality that occurred during the 1970s and early 1980s stimulated interest in the study of its causes and consequences at Central European University (CEU). 

Overview

Learning outcomes

 The persistence of Inequality Analysis at Central European University (CEU) within nations and across nations demands innovative policy responses. From the World Bank to the United Nations to governments throughout the world, a greater understanding of wealth distribution is a necessary skill in today’s policy landscape. To contribute to addressing this need, Central European University and Bard College’s Levy Economics Institute are pairing in a joint Advanced Certificate in Inequality Analysis that will take place at the Levy Institute and CEU’s Extension site in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.

Students obtain this certificate through a minimum of 12 credits in Masters level courses that leverage the combined expertise currently offered on both campuses. The certificate requires a minimum of 12 credits with the following distributions:

Programme Structure

CEU-Bard Advanced Certificate

  • Minimum two credits in Applied Microeconomics
  • Minimum two credits on Poverty, Inequality and Wealth
  • Minimum two credits on Econometrics
  • Minimum two credits on themes related to income and wealth: development, geographies, gender, labor

Courses will be offered by CEU and Bard faculty and to earn a certificate each student must take courses offered by each. To ensure curricular coherence, each student will be required to submit a program proposal and obtain approval for their program adviser.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 5 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Filled application form 
  • evidence of English language proficiency
  • a Letter of Recommendation
  • a Statement of Purpose
  • a Resume
  • an official or certified transcript copy of all completed semesters from the higher education institution last or currently attended 
  • if applicable, an official or certified copy of diploma from the higher education institution last  attended
  • if applicable, a Certificate of Enrollment in English from the higher education institution currently attended
  • if applicable, a Letter of Institutional Consent in English from the higher education institution currently attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 EUR per credit during 5 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4800 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 EUR per credit during 5 months.

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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