Welcome to the Economics Community!
This community is your resource to explore the field of economics. This page will provide information that will assist your learning about the industry through events, online tools and curated news updates. Additionally, you can gain access to networking, internship and job opportunities to advance your career. We look forward to helping you make informed academic and professional decisions by finding meaningful ways to connect with the Economics Community at The W. A. Franke College of Business.
There are many different career paths for students to explore who are interested in Economics. Options include government agencies, international organizations, market research, banks, and consulting firms. Recruiting timelines for jobs and internships vary depending on the industry. It is important to build a company target list, or companies that you are interested in working for so that you do not miss important opportunities.
It is important to take proactive steps now to ensure success towards this professional goal. Begin by writing a résumé in order to increase your chances of getting an internship or first job. Your résumé should highlight your experience, showcase your hard and soft skills and connect your skills and abilities to the job market. A well-crafted résumé should help you stand out amongst others!
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Jobs for economics majors exist in practically every industry, from academia to financial services to technology. Studying economics is a great way to develop strong research and analysis skills vital for many of today’s best-paying and fastest-growing careers.
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Finance and business professionals are faced with the challenge of navigating increasingly large volumes of data to make the most informed decisions possible.
Bloomberg, a financial technology company, plays an important role in connecting the world’s decision-makers to accurate information …