Why choose Economics?
Economists are key players in decision-making. Their analytical skills help people, businesses and governments make the best choices with their resources.
Economics will help you make the world a better place. Almost every aspect of daily life can be viewed from an economic perspective - from business, jobs, housing and economic growth, to pollution, transport, hospital waiting lists, and international trade. Economics is about the world we live in, and how everyday people respond to incentives and allocate scarce resources to meet their goals.
If you're passionate about business, current affairs or finance, you will enjoy studying economics, which pulls in aspects of politics, psychology, sociology, geography, history, law and statistics. An understanding of economics, will help you look at the world in a different light and make better business and management decisions.