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M.A. (Economics)


Duration:2 Years
Eligibility:Graduation or Equivalent

Course Detail

Part - I

  1. Advanced Economic Theory-I (Compulsory)
  2. Advanced Economics Theory-II (Compulsory)
  3. Basic Quantitative Methods (Compulsory)
  4. A Candidate may offer any one of the following papers (Optional)
    • Economics of Agriculture
    • Economics of Industry
    • Economics of Labour
    • Economic History of India, Japan and USSR
    • Classical Political Economy
    • Economics of Demography
    • Economics of Women's Studies

Part - II

  1. Political  Economy of Development.
  2. Evolution and Structure of Indian Economy
  3. Paper-III & IV     A Candidate may offer any two papers from these options.
    • Public Economics
    • Money and Banking
    • Theory of Statistics

Semester System

Semester-III

Eco- 301          Political Economy of Development

Eco-302           Evolution & Structure of Indian Economy

Eco-303           Public Economics

Eco- 304 -305: Any two papers from any one of the following group:

Group-1

  • International Economics
  • Regional Economics and Punjab Economy
  • Money and Banking
  • Comparative Economics Systems
  • Theory of Statistics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Computer Applications for Economists-1

Group-II

  • Theory of Statistics
  • Econometrics

Semester-IV

Eco- 401:         Political Economy of Development

Eco-402:          Evolution and Structure of Indian Economy

Eco- 403:         Public Economics

Eco- 404-405: Any two papers from any one of the following groups (same as selected is Semester-III)

Group-1

  • International Economics
  • Regional Economics and Punjab Economy
  • Money and Banking
  • Comparative Economics Systems
  • Theory of Statistics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Computer Applications for Economists -II

Group-II

  • Theory of Statistics
  • Econometrics
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