Economists explain why economic phenomena occur, how markets work and how government policy influences the economy.
Skills sharpened with economics are applicable to many jobs including investment banker, statistician, budget analyst, trade specialist, economic analyst and more.
Their valuable insight to economic theories qualify them for careers in business as well as government, law and teaching.
with diverse backgrounds including domestic and international experience in business and government
Researchers at UNL and partner universities now have easier access to this rich cache of restricted census and other federal information. In 2014, UNL became home to the new Central Plains Research Data Center, one of 19 such centers across the U.S. A $300,000 National Science Foundation grant funds the center's establishment. READ MORE