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International Economic Organisations

International Economic Organisations

3 ECTS credits
75 h study time

Offer 1 with catalog number 8020307GNR for all students in the 2nd semester at a (G) Postgraduate - preliminary level.

Information about this course is applicable on academic year 2017-2018.

2nd semester
Enrollment based on exam contract
Grading method

Grading (scale from 0 to 20)

Can retake in second session
Taught in
Faculty of Law and Criminology
Responsible organisation
Economic Law
Educational Team:
Activities and contact hours
  • 30 contact hours Lecture
Course content



  1. History of International Economic Organisations
  2. World Trade Organization: development and principles
  3. World Trade Organization: institutional structure and decision
  4. OECD
  5. IMF
  6. World Bank and Development Banks 
  7. United Nations as an Economic Organisation
  8. Regional Economic Organisations: A Comparative Institutional Analysis
  9. Regional Economic Organisations: A Comparative Institutional Analysis
  10. OPEC
Course material
  • Course text (Required): International Economic Organisations
Additional info


Programme Objectives

General competences

Learning objectives


The learning objectives of the module are:

  • A systematic understanding, critical awareness and new insights on the law and policy as the forefront of the subject.
  • Originality in the application of this knowledge, together with a practical understanding of how established techniques of research enquiry are used to create and develop knowledge in the subject.
  • A comprehensive understanding of how to carry out original and independent research in the area.
  • An ability to evaluate critically current research and advanced scholarship in the subject area and to advance new or critical commentaries on the subject.
  • Engage in academic debate and present their ideas and opinions in a structured and accurate manner.

The final grade is composed based on the following categories:

  • PRAC Paper determines 100% of the final mark.

Within the PRAC Paper category, the following assignments need to be completed:

Paper with a relative weight of 100 which comprises 100% of the final mark.

Additional info with regard to grading