Economics

Economics explores the full spectrum of issues that impact on financial situations and decisions. From production to consumption, economics looks at how the world’s resources are used by and distributed among individuals and organizations.

The two major veins of economics are microeconomics and macroeconomics. Microeconomics looks at the behavior and interactions of individual agents, such as households, companies, buyers and sellers. Macroeconomics analyzes entire economies on a national or global scale, looking at issues such as unemployment, inflation, economic growth and monetary and fiscal policy.

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Universities Offering Degrees within Accounting and Finance

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Institution Name
Country
Campus Style
Institution Size
Selectivity
Education Model
An Example University
UK
Give the reader a sense of what your campus is like
Small
Selective
Give a sense of your education model - e.g. Liberal Arts, or Single Subject focused
American University
USA and 3 international AU Centers in Brussels Belgium, Nairobi Kenya, and Madrid Spain.
Island Campus in a City
Medium Institution
Selective
We are a college-centered research institution.
University of Bath
UK
Rural Campus
Large Institution
Selective
Mainly a single subject focus with a small amount of joint majors.
University of Birmingham
UK, UAE
The University of Birmingham is located in the heart of England with campuses in the Edgbaston and Selly Oak areas of the city of Birmingham.
Very Large Institution
Somewhat Selective
We offer Single Honours, Joint Honours and a Liberal Arts and Sciences Degree where you can combine subjects within majors, minors and electives.
Bishop's University
Canada
Suburban/rural campus (town of approximately 7,000 people)
Small Institution
Somewhat Selective
Liberal Arts and Sciences Education Model
Bocconi University
Italy
City Campus
Medium Institution
Highly Selective
Focused Programs
Boston University
USA
Residential campus in a city
Large Institution
Highly Selective
Subject focused, with a foundation in Liberal Arts. Students apply directly into their program of interest. They focus on their subject/major-specific courses beginning in their first semester, while also exploring other areas through Liberal Arts. Many students pursue more than one subject.
University of Bristol
UK
City
Large Institution
Highly Selective or Selective, depending on the programme.
Single and joint honours degrees, offering a mixture of large lectures and small class teaching, with extensive practical components in relevant degrees (e.g. engineering)
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