ECON5506 The Economics of Financial Markets



This unit encourages participants to explore the behavioural links between financial markets, economic policy and economic performance at an advanced level. The unit focuses on the economics of financial market behaviour and the role of financial markets in macroeconomic performance.

Topics include an overview of financial market structure and behaviour, risk and the pricing of financial instruments, financial market efficiency and financial market regulation.
Course period1/01/19 → …
Course levelPostgraduate coursework
Course formatUnit