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WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS!

Economics is the study of how the economy works using descriptions, called models, of how individuals and organizations my make decisions to achieve their goals.  Economic models are used to make predictions or forecasts.

Economics majors are typically employed in the financial industry such as banks, insurance companies and money management firms, as well as government, (state, local and federal), non-financial corporations, international organizations, the Federal Reserve System, research organizations and regulatory agencies.

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