More info on economics as a feild?

Economics is a science that deals with the production, distribution, exchange and consumption of various goods and services within a particular country. Individuals, groups of people, business concerns or by governments, carry on these activities. The study of economics is aimed at enabling such individuals to carry out activities related to goods and services in such a manner that optimum benefit is obtained from the activity.

With MA economics you can consider teaching,Indian Economic Service (IES) Economist and economic advisor as career options.

With M.phil or PhD you can look at getting into research or being a consultant.

For more information on the career,its scope, remuneration, benefits, opportunities etc log on to

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