Economics is the study of producing and using wealth and of finances. The famous credit crunch, international trade, the issues caused by global warming and inequalities between countries, are all matters to which economics could have been applied to provide solutions to any of the global problems. You will need to have an aptitude for Mathematics and an interest in using any statistical techniques that can analyse any economic and any financial data. The degree can lead to potential employment in areas such as financial management, in accountancy, in investment banking, government and also in journalism.
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