tudy Economics at Otago and learn about economic theory, develop your skills of logical thinking – and pick up some great interpersonal skills along the way!
Choice is at the heart of all decision-making. Individuals, businesses and governments are all faced with making choices in situations where resources are scarce. This is where a knowledge of Economics is vital.
Economics applies to most aspects of everyday life. By studying Economics you will examine topics of obvious importance to human well-being. Economics is applicable in a wide range of fields, including:
Local and national government
Increasingly, policy debate in all areas is being cast in economic terms. Understanding most current issues requires knowledge of Economics.