My Summer School Courses at Maastricht University in 2019

Introduction

Country Risk Analysis (Political Instability): Domestic Politics, Foreign Policy Strategy and Geopolitical Scenario PlanningMy name is Leonhardt van Efferink (GeoMeans) and I will be Course Leader of eight courses at Maastricht Summer School 2019. To see all my courses and apply for them, please visit DreamApply website.

Alternatively, you can click on the links below for more information on each specific course or read the impressions from seven students of my Summer School courses during the past six years (below the links). Read more

GeoMeans Courses at Maastricht Summer School 2018

This description applies to an earlier year. For links to my 2019 Summer School courses at Maastricht University, please have a look at this overview.

GeoMeans Courses at Maastricht Summer School 2018In 2018, GeoMeans offers you skills courses at Maastricht Summer School for the sixth time. Leonhardt van Efferink teaches you the skills needed to study political and country risks, geopolitical scenarios and frames, and texts and photos in the (social) media. Moreover, Leonhardt helps you with developing your analytical framework and apply it to a country/data source of your choice. Each of his courses enables you to benefit from his vast research experience in academia, government and the private sector. Read more

Country Risk Analysis: Growth Potential, Economic Policy and External Finances of Emerging Markets [Summer School]

This description applies to an earlier year. For links to my 2019 Summer School courses at Maastricht University, please have a look at this overview.

Country Risk Analysis: Growth Potential, Economic Policy and External Finances of Emerging MarketsDescription
The Asian Crisis in 1997-1998, Argentina’s default in 2001 and the recent economic downturns in Brazil, Russia and South Africa underline the relevance of country risk analysis for companies, policymakers and NGOs. This course teaches you the skills to study country risks in Emerging Markets from an economic perspective. Read more

Political Risk Analysis: Domestic Factors, International Relations and Economic Impact Assessment [Summer School]

This description applies to an earlier year. For links to my 2019 Summer School courses at Maastricht University, please have a look at this overview.

Political Risk Analysis: Domestic Factors, International Relations and Economic Impact Assessment [Summer School]Description
The recent developments in Turkey, the social unrest in Venezuela and the ongoing conflict in the Ukraine underline the continued importance of political risk analysis for companies, policymakers and NGOs. This course teaches you the skills to analyse political risk drivers and their impact on the economic growth potential of Emerging Markets. Read more

GeoMeans Summer Schools at Maastricht University in 2017

This description applies to an earlier year. For links to my 2019 Summer School courses at Maastricht University, please have a look at this overview.

We are very happy to teach analytical skills at Maastricht Summer School for the fifth time this year. This page introduces our six courses, but if you want to apply for some of them straight away, please visit the Maastricht University website. GeoMeans organises two courses on geopolitics, two on country risk and two on media representations: Read more