The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they can design - Friedrich August von Hayek Economics is the social science of studying production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. It explores how economic actors behave and interact with one another. Economists teach . . .
Accounting is just one of several disciplines found within the field of business. Another business subject that shares some similarities with accounting is economics. Both degree paths can be valuable fields of study for aspiring business professionals, but they equip graduates with somewhat different skills and prepare them for slightly different career paths. While both . . .
IMAGE SOURCE: Pixabay, public domain. A degree in the science of economics can prepare you for a number of career paths. The jobs you can get with an economics degree often offer high wages – including, for some roles, near-six-figure median salaries. Many of the positions you can attain with an economics degree also give . . .
image source What is Economics? Economics is a social science that studies how individuals, governments, firms and nations make choices on allocating scarce resources to satisfy their unlimited wants. Economics can generally be broken down into: macroeconomics, which concentrates on the behavior of the aggregate economy; and microeconomics, which focuses on individual consumers. A more lengthy . . .
Overview According to the National Center for Educational Statistics for the academic year 2009-10, the most popular degrees were in fields of business. A total of 358,000 bachelor's degrees were earned versus the second place degrees of social sciences and history at 173,000. Another site, MatchCollege.com, also has Business Administration as number one for the . . .
We all need to manage money. No matter the amount you earn or manage, making better decisions with yours and others' money lets you live more comfortably and sustainably. However, unless you take business, economic, financial, or accounting classes, you might have never received an education in managing money. While that's incredibly frustrating, there are . . .
Crime doesn’t exist in a vacuum – especially from the perspective of a criminologist. Studying criminology means looking at the big picture of crime from a sociological perspective and understanding the statistical data and the societal factors and forces behind it. Graduates of criminologist programs use this knowledge base to work in many areas, from . . .
As a federal agency devoted to national security – and responsible for intervening in an array of constantly evolving threats and challenging situations – the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is constantly looking for new recruits. The agency gets plenty of applications, averaging more than 10,000 each month. However, sending current and former officers and agents . . .
When exploring which college major will best prepare you for a job with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), there’s no one right answer. In fact, the CIA itself reports that the agency can’t suggest any one academic track or major due to the breadth of its ever-changing needs. On occasion, the CIA even recruits recent . . .