Economics | Winter Break Resource Round-Up for Careers in Economics

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Looking for a job in Economics, but not sure where to start? Here are some resources to help you begin your research.

CSE Connect Career Communities: Economics

CSE Connect has pages dedicated to different career communities, including Economics. On this page, you will learn about the industry through events, online tools and curated news updates, and gain access to networking, internship and job opportunities to advance your career.

Vault Guide to Economics Jobs

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for a career and getting your foot in the door. Each volume is loaded with up-to-date information on industry trends, employment and earnings statistics, and what employers look for in job candidates. Vault editors have researched and analyzed information from government and industry sources, professional groups, news reports, career and job-search resources, and a variety of other sources to produce these valuable career planning resources. This makes Vault a great place to start!

Other Resources and Articles

What Can You Do With An Economics Degree?

With a background in Economics, your coursework will help you develop transferable analytical and problem-solving skills, which opens up many opportunities. Check out this article to see common career paths for people with a degree in economics, as well as some descriptions of what these careers entail. 

National Bureau of Economic Research: Career Resources

The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has multiple opportunities for people with backgrounds in economics, depending on level of education. Check out their website and see if you are interested in the NBER!

10 Great—and Very Different—Jobs for Economics Majors

Check out this article from the Muse to find out more!

This Winter Break Round-up was brought to you by CSE Senior Career Captain, Stephanie Borr.

By Stephanie Borr
Stephanie Borr CSE Career Captain, News Crew