Clearing 2021
MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour
MSc Economics with Data Analytics options

Year 1, Component 07

CF963-7-PT or CF969-7-PT
CF963-7-PT
Computational Models in Economics and Finance
(20 CREDITS)

The modules introduces students to computational thinking in economics and finance by looking at different relevant models and theories, such as agent-based modelling and game theory. Students will also be introduced to various applications, such as financial forecasting, automated bargaining and mechanism design.

CF969-7-PT
Big-Data for Computational Finance
(20 CREDITS)

This module is a mix of theory and practice with big data cases in finance. Algorithmic and data science theories will be introduced and followed by a thorough introduction of data-driven algorithms for structures and unstructured data. Modern machine learning and data mining algorithms will be introduced with particular case studies on financial industry.

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