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Economics studies how to allocate scarce resources to meet unlimited wants. A blend of theory and applied quantitative and analytical skills, a degree in economics prepares students for jobs in businesses, financial firms, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations and for advanced degrees in business, economics, law, public administration, and other social sciences.

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Department of Economics
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Box 456005
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Las Vegas , NV 89154-6005

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  • 702-895-1354

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