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Internship (POL116)

Annotation

The Economics and Politics Internship is a practical course designed to apply knowledge and skills acquired during the studies in the program to real-world processes of economics and politics. Students may complete their internships at:

  1. the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania and institutions accountable to the Seimas, that are involved in formulation and implementation of economic policies;
  2. the government of the Republic of Lithuania, and institutions accountable to the government, that are involved in formulation and implementation of economic policies;
  3. the European Parliament, the European Commission and other European Union (EU) institutions that are involved in formulation and implementation of economic policies;
  4. foreign diplomatic representative offices, that are involved in representing economic interests of their nations and fostering cross-border economic relations;
  5. for-profit companies that are involved in economic policy analysis and influencing the government, Parliament and public opinion on issues of economic policies;
  6. non-governmental organizations (NGOs) involved in economic policy analysis, influencing the government, Parliament and public opinion and implementing economic policies.

Aims

Internship in economic policy aims at experiencing and learning the practical aspects of formulating and implementing economic policy. The aims of internship include:

  1. deepening of students' understanding of the role that economic and political analysis plays in identification and solution of real-world problems;
  2. enabling students to apply analytical tools they had learned in the classroom, to identification and solution of real-world problems;
  3. endowing students with practical skills relevant to the formulation and implementation of economic policy. 
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