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
The Department of Economics offers opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to participate in a variety of clubs and organizations to build skills, network and have fun at the College of Business. Our five centers provide outreach to other economic institutions, as well as both the young and old of our Nebraska community.