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Do you know why God created economists? To make weather forecasters look good. Originally, Economics meant merely “the science of wealth” and “the management of a household”; but its focus today has expanded more towards a social science that analyses the economic prosperity of a society.

A Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Economics teaches you about interest rates, exchange rates, economic indicators, and equity markets, allowing you to see how they all influence different industries around the world. Students develop a broad understanding of public policies and their socioeconomic impact upon legislation, taxes, services, and regulations.

Economics has two sub-disciplines:

• Microeconomics – analyses economic agents
• Macroeconomics – explores the entire economy of a society

Students who complete degrees in Economics follow career opportunities as:

• Investment analysts
• Auditors
• Economic consultants
• Financial managers

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Suggested Bachelors in Economics

B.A. Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)

Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is the first programme of its kind in continental Europe, combining a focused curriculum with exchange opportunities with international partner institutions and exciting and unique extracurricular initiatives involving representatives from the world of business, policy or politics. 

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B.Sc. Economics and Business Economics - Emerging Markets

The Economics and Business Economics - Emerging Markets Specialization programme is offered by the Maastricht University. You’ll learn what drives the high growth in these markets, how they are evolving, where the next business opportunities will be, and how to make responsible management and policy decisions in these rapidly changing and sometimes fragile economies.

Netherlands
Pre-Bachelor PPLE (Politics, Psychology, Law and Economics)

This one-year (3 term) PPLE (Politics, Psychology, Law and Economics) from ONCAMPUS Amsterdam offers progression to the University of Amsterdam. You will study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Amsterdam campus.

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B.A. Business Management (Hons)

The BA Business Management (Hons) programme offered by the London School of International Business reflects the changing world of business and equips you with the expertise needed to understand business and management on both a national and global scale.

United Kingdom