M2 Choice – Public Policy and Development (PPD)

Current student - Stefan Preuß  Which was your favourite course(s) and why?  There were many great classes. My top three are that on the role of institutions in development by Victor Gay, that on econometrics by Paul Seabright/Ana Gazmurri, and that on economic history by Mohamed Saleh. In all of them, the lecturers were able … Continue reading M2 Choice – Public Policy and Development (PPD)

M2 Choice – Economic Theory and Econometrics (ETE)

Current student - Till Kov Which aspects of your chosen program were the most challenging? ETE is a very theoretical and mathematical program. For me, the most challenging aspect was the level of mathematics which is required for some courses. But this is also due to the fact that I have a less strong background … Continue reading M2 Choice – Economic Theory and Econometrics (ETE)

M2 Choice – Econometrics and Empirical Economics (EEE)

Current student - Gaudéric Thiétart Which aspects of your chosen program were the most challenging? I would say what is the most challenging in M2 EEE is using and learning several software languages at the same time.  Some teachers prefer Stata or R, others want you to learn Matlab or Eviews. Sometimes it can be … Continue reading M2 Choice – Econometrics and Empirical Economics (EEE)

M2 Choice – Statistics and Econometrics

Current Student - Joseph Agossa Which aspects of your chosen program were the most challenging ? Among the courses I have chosen this year, I can say that the most challenging for me were Mathematics of deep learning algorithms. Deep learning knowledge can be described in terms of four distinct aspects: Knowledge of multiple models … Continue reading M2 Choice – Statistics and Econometrics

M2 Choice – Environmental and Natural Resources Economics (ERNA)

Current Student - Charlotte Chemarin Which aspects of your chosen program were the most challenging?  I think one of the most challenging aspects is that we have a lot of oral presentations to do - at least one per course. It is something I am not comfortable with. Nevertheless, I know it is important to … Continue reading M2 Choice – Environmental and Natural Resources Economics (ERNA)