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Economics is the study of the ways in which people, businesses and industries use resources. 

It helps you learn about how economics affects the world and the ways we live and how we can improve the economy to benefit the whole world. 

People who have studied economics can get well paid and interesting jobs as they have developed a range of skills like maths, using logic and critical thinking skills.

Economics can lead into careers in finance, banking, sales and marketing, insurance or public policy.

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Check out more than 800 other job profiles, the above list is just a selection of jobs where an interest in economics could take you, there will be loads more!

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