Economics is the study of how individuals and societies choose to use the resources that are available to them. Courses in economics examine topics such as inflation, unemployment, international trade, financial markets, inequality, development and government intervention in economic activity. Economic issues have an important impact on individuals, firms, industries, countries and the world as a whole.
By studying economics, you will:
- Develop an understanding of microeconomics, macroeconomics, developments in economic policy and their relevance, and interconnections between economics and other issues.
- Examine issues from many fields and apply economic tools to analyze real-world problems.
- Use technology to locate and process data, drawing conclusions from the analysis.
- Articulate and defend normative analyses.
- Sharpen your writing and speaking skills.
- Prepare for a career or graduate studies in a variety of fields, including business, law, medicine, government, non-profits and international relations.
Featured Advisory Board Member
VP & General Counsel, Ethics and Compliance Officer
As Chief Legal Officer and Ethics & Compliance Officer of Sogeti USA, Matt manages all legal matters for the multinational organization and assists his executive business team by enabling them to meet their business objectives. Prior to Sogeti, Matt worked for NCR Corporation as Chief Counsel of Managed Services and Business Unit Counsel for its Worldwide Customer Services Division. Matt earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Dayton School of Law, following his undergraduate BBAs in Accounting and International Business from the University of Cincinnati College of Business. Matt also earned his CPA with the State of Ohio. He and his wife Jennifer and their four children, Josh, Nikki, Ashley and Ally, live in Mason, Ohio.