With an economics degree from George Fox University, you will be equipped for a career in the business, government or education sectors. The economics major is ideal for those anticipating graduate study in law, business administration, public policy, public administration or economics.
Economics is the study of how human societies coordinate to meet needs. It is thus a science concerned with decision-making, allocation, social customs and political realities. It draws upon philosophy, mathematics, history and other social sciences to study issues such as:
- Individual and household choice making
- The behavior of firms and industries
- The allocative and regulatory roles of government
- The social challenges of economic growth, distribution, unemployment, inflation, globalization and environmental issues
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