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Departments IQS School of Management

Economics and Finance


The analysis of the real economy, as well as the financial economy and the connection between the two, form a key part of the teaching and research activity of the Department of Economics and Finance. Within these areas, there are aspects to be highlighted such as economic growth, poverty and inequality, international trade and the implications of trade blocs, financial market behaviours and financial inclusion, corporate governance, as well as globalisation and its implications.

The Department of Economics and Finance has the responsibility of coordinating studies in the knowledge areas of Economics, Finance and Accounting, as well as supporting the teaching and research initiatives of its teaching staff. In summary, the main functions of the Department are:

  • Coordinate teaching activities.
  • Ensure the correct development of subjects at a vertical and transversal level.
  • Promote the research activities of its academic staff.
  • Review and approve doctoral thesis projects.
  • Develop teaching and academic projects.
  • Poverty and inequality
  • Financial Inclusion


The objective of the Department is to develop the attitudes, knowledge and skills of future entrepreneurs and managers so that they are able to analyze the economic and financial context of the company or organization on which to base their decisions from a perspective based on the ethical behavior of the companies. people. Economic analysis at a micro and macro level, economic policy and its implications for the actions of companies and organizations, the preparation and analysis of financial information and the making of financial decisions by companies within the framework of financial markets. , constitute the basic disciplines of the department.

IQS School of Management:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing
  • Master’s Degree in Auditing and Management Control
  • Master’s Degree in Wealth and Financial Management
  • Master’s Degree in Industrial Business Management
  • Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management


The research lines of the Department of Economics and Finance are framed within the knowledge areas of Economics, Finance and Accounting. In summary, they are the following:

Labor Economics.

Efficiency of financial markets.

Corporate Finance.

Business Valuation.

Analysis of financial flows.

International Trade

Finance and corporate governance.

Economic growth.

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