Master - Quantitative Economics

Program Objectives of the Master's Degree in Quantitative Economics

The Master in Quantitative Economics offers excellent training in economics, entirely taught in English. After acquiring the fundamental economic concepts during the first year, you will specialize in a specific economic field through one of the two Master 2 tracks: the Quantitative Economic Analysis track provides advanced research training in economics, while the Digital Economics track is focused on professional training at the intersect between economics and data science. In addition to quantitative methods, the curriculum also features instruction on massive database processing, as well as the use of computer programming to solve complex economic issues.

Skills acquired :

  • Acquire training in economic research and analyze in depth the decision-making procedures of public and private stakeholders
  • Address nowadays major issues in various economic fields: Health, public policies, macroeconomics, finance, energy, environment, globalization, economic development
  • Learn about quantitative methods for processing massive databases, and about advanced computer programming for solving complex economic issues
  • Contribute to produce groundbreaking scientific output in the economic sciences
  • Make use of advanced statistical and econometric tools to provide reliable and robust analyses to key economic issues facing public, semi-public institutions or private businesses
  • Report on economic, statistical and econometric results to different audiences, orally and in writing

Organization of the Master’s Degree

1st year
Quantitative Economics

After the first year, followed by an optional gap year, 2 specializations are possible.

Types of education
Initial training and Executive Education
Outgoing Level
BAC+5
Language(s)
English
Duration of studies
4 semesters (outside the gap year)
ECTS Credits
120 credits
Type of Diploma
Diploma from a major institution conferring the Master's degree
Academic Year
2023/2024


Primary Opportunities

  • PhD in Economics
  • Data analyst
  • Consultant in public and private companies
  • Research economist in academic institutions
  • Professional Economist in parapublic institutions or private businesses

A dedicated team

  • Lise PATUREAU

    University Professor, Université Paris Dauphine - PSL, Director of the Master's Degree in Quantitative Economics, Director of the 2nd year of the Master's Degree in Quantitative Economic Analysis

  • MADALINA OLTEANU

    University Professor, Université Paris Dauphine - PSL, Co-Director of the 2nd year of the Master's Degree in Digital Economics

  • Réné AID

    University Professor, Université Paris Dauphine - PSL, Co-Director of the 2nd year of the Master's Degree in Digital Economics

  • Olivia Bertelli

    Associate Professor, Director of the 1st year of the Master's Degree in Quantitative Economics