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
Though it takes place just once every five years, the England-Clark Conference is woven into the fabric of the
Department of Economics in the College of Business. Celebrating 110 years of doctoral research in economics at
the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, the conference brought together CBA economics alumni and current faculty and
students for two days of celebration and academic conferences.