I’m an economist, get me out of here! (Discussion)

The past 30 years of macroeconomics training at American and British universities were a “costly waste of time”. Says an article in The Economist quoting Willem Buiter of the LSE. One would hope that Mr Buiter was either having a bit of a laugh or was slightly intoxicated when that was said, but somehow I’m …

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Choosing subjects to study economics at university

Choosing your A-Level, IB or equivalent subjects is often the first step many people take towards preparing themselves to study economics, management or indeed any other course at university. Having done A-Levels personally, my advice will be slightly A-Level-centric but I’ll try my best not to alienate the IB folks Oh and please remember this …

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