Master of Arts in Economics Resources
For students who have the definite goal of becoming economists, the Master’s in Economics is the only postgraduate degree (besides a Ph.D.) that makes sense.
A Master's in Economics can be the gateway to hundreds of job opportunities in dozens of fields.
International trade has taken quite a beating in the United States during this election cycle, with few candidates offering a positive view of U.S.
Online MA in Economics Program Director Kara Reynolds presented on February 25, 2016 on the career outlook for graduates.
Economists can add a lot of value to debates about policy and current events, even in areas not generally thought of as “economic.” But to really make a difference in these debates in the technical jargon and... Read Full Article
Once researchers develop a hypothesis, they face the sometimes daunting task of finding appropriate data and statistical methods to test this hypothesis. In some cases, this might involve conducting field work and/... Read Full Article
Stata is one of the leading and fastest growing econometric software packages on the market today. Over the past five years, citations to Stata programs in scholarly articles indexed in Google Scholar have increased... Read Full Article
Nicholas Kahn, Instructor for American University’s online MA in Economics, wrote his Ph.D.
Businesses and organizations are increasingly relying on economists to analyze markets and economic trends.
Before addressing the question of what are the stages of economic development, it is useful to focus first on the main difference between economic growth and economic development.