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Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
BSRM3207 Baltic Sea as an Emerging Economic Macro-Region 5 ECTS
Organised by
MDP in Baltic Sea Region Studies
Person in charge
SocScD Aleksandra Maslowska-Jokinen

Learning outcomes

Students will learn about the commonalities and particularities of the national economies in the BSR, economic history and structural changes of the region, and emerging macro-regional economic trends.


The mix of mutually complementing and synergetic national economies together with geographical closeness and political proximity of its states BSR has been able to enjoy sustainable economic growth, welfare, innovation and employment. The course will analyze the reasons for this successfulness by studying the various national, regional and EU-level fiscal, monetary, trade and industrial policies in the BSR. It will also highlight the efforts of fostering economic growth and attracting foreign investment in the region through increased harmonization of national norms, policies and infrastructures. Course analyzes the specific features of national economic environments, labor markets and welfare systems of the BSR states.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Study journal / learning diary
  • In English
  • In English

Lectures, literature, group discussions and presentations, learning diary.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
course participation, essay/exam

Recommended year of study

2. year autumn

Will be given in the Autumn term 2016

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Humanities
Thematic Subject Studies (MDP in Baltic Sea Region Studies)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Faculty of Humanities
Studies at the Faculty of Humanities
MDP in Baltic Sea Region Studies
Finnish Study Modules
Postgraduate Degrees, hum