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Helsinki GSE organizes itself through research groups. Each research group is responsible for promoting and developing cooperation within the Helsinki GSE community in its research area.

Helsinki GSE Master’s programs offer a wide selection of courses covering all the main fields of economics. Our courses enable our students to learn the essential core of economics at an advanced level, while providing them with the possibility to tailor their education according to their specific interests.

Helsinki GSE students can take courses from each of the three departments. The listing below represents our current course offering covering all the Helsinki GSE universities.


March 27, 2020

Open online course on economic crises (held in Finnish)

University of Helsinki organizes a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) about economic crises and how to ease them. The lecturers of the course, including Vesa Vihriälä, Olli Rehn and Sixten Korkman, are economists that have knowledge of economic crises from various angles. No one knows how long the coronavirus epidemic will last. It is societies' first priority to put an end to the epidemic. At the same time, it is clear that the shutdown of economic activity leads to a massive economic shock all over the world, inevitably also in Finland. In addition to a health crisis, an economic crisis is also ahead of us, although we don't know yet it's nature or magnitude. This is not the first economic crisis that the world, or Finland, has faced. Carmen M. Reinhart and Kenneth S. Rogoff go through the economic crises…

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