Lisbon, Portugal

Globalization and Economic Diplomacy

when 11 July 2019 - 20 July 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 1150

In this course students are expected to understand the principles and specificities of economic diplomacy. The learning experience is geared toward developing the skills needed to engage contemporary globalization dynamics and to acquire the capabilities for effective negotiation in international settings.

The course addresses Economic Diplomacy providing an overview of the topic and providing the right tools to comprehend the economic international settings in a macro level approach. It also will develop the skills to understand the difference of interacting in bilateral and multilateral levels, in the regional and global scenes

Course leader

Prof. Cátia Miriam Costa

Researcher in the Centre For International Studies (ISCTE-IUL).
Consultant of DaST Project (Design a Sustainable Tomorrow).

Ambassador Luis Fretes Carreras

Associate researcher of the Center of International Studies (CEI

Target group

The summer programmes are available for students at bachelor or master level and those who are interested in having an international academic experience at ISCTE Business School.

Credits info

6 EC
Usually the evaluation is based on class participation, individual / group work and a final test but this may vary from programme to programme. Therefore, we recommend you to check each programme syllabus to see the grading system that is applied.

For those who successfully complete the course (get approval on their programme and do not miss more than 20% of the classes) an Academic Transcript will be issued. This transcript will indicate the total of hours, the ECTS credits earned and the respective grade in ECTS scale. For those who failed the course, a Certificate of Attendance will be given.

Fee info

EUR 1150: If the student withdraws the application before 31th May, 200€ of the amount paid will be retained by ISCTE and the rest refunded (bank fees charged will be borne by the student). In case of cancellation after 31th May no reimbursements can be made.


Unfortunately, there is no scholarship available for summer schools but we can recommend this website: where you may look for some financial support to come to Lisbon.