Economists may advise governments and businesses, develop or assess economic policies and plans, and usually work in offices.
Generally, Economists have a Bachelor’s Degree majoring in Economics, such as a Bachelor’s degree in:
- Social Sciences
More about being an Economist at CareersNZ.
Recommended secondary school subjects include English, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics and Modelling; Science, Maths with Calculus, Economics / Accounting, Geography.
It’s preferred you have a tertiary qualification. Find out about the course, the campus, city life, and lifestyle you can expect, find out where to study.