What happened during the 2008 financial crisis and how can it be avoided in the future? Why is income inequality rising in Canada and around the world? Economics looks at human behaviour in a broad range of contexts, from how individuals and businesses make decisions to societal challenges such as poverty and environmental issues.

Degree: Bachelor of Arts

The Economics program in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences can be combined with Business and other areas of study. There is also a minor option. You can start this program at either the Burnaby or Surrey campus. 

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