Economics explored

An online resource for students interested in economics

Economics is our future - Could it be yours?

What does a career in economics actually look like? Whether you’re interested in government, private enterprise or social sciences, the world of economics is as vast as it is inspiring. Dive into the resources below to see just where your career might lead.

The million-dollar question - is economics all about money? The answer is a loud and resounding, ‘no’. At its core, economics is about people. It gives us the toolbox we need to make the best possible decisions whenever we’re faced with a choice. Money is just one of the powerful tools in that toolbox.  That explains why we see economics everywhere.

Jennifer Min, economics student

Economics questions and insights

A taste of first year economics




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