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Oct. 3, 2017
Not only is UC Davis a global leader in environmental research, but our alumni are also at the green forefront, tackling difficult issues about the environment. Meet some of these ...
Man Econ Senior Offers Advice to Incoming Freshmen in Local Newspaper: Shares Memory of Dr. J. Edward Taylor's Econometrics Class
Sept. 29, 2017
Managerial Economics major Aislinn Dresel published a piece, "Dear UC Davis Freshman: Here’s What I’ve Learned Here," in The California Aggie on October 8, 2017—just in time ...
Aug. 3, 2017
A highlight of ARE 139 Futures and Options Markets is when managerial economics students see financial markets come to life via the Bloomberg Terminal.
The Bloomberg Terminal is a comprehensive ...
May 30, 2017
Linda Tran Vo was nominated as our WAEA Outstanding Senior. She has a 3.600 overall GPA and a 3.800 major GPA. Linda says,
"Majoring in Managerial Economics with ...
May 30, 2017
Janelle Marie Ferreira is our Managerial Economics Outstanding Senior. She has shown exemplary performance in the Managerial Economics program by achieving a 4.0 major GPA and earning the highest ...
April 28, 2017
Some people don’t realize that UC Davis has a business major. But we do, it’s just filed under the letter “M” for “managerial economics.” Our students take coursework ...
April 28, 2017
Graduating senior Julie Beppler has learned a lot about food options in downtown Davis. The managerial economics major analyzed how 49 restaurants use menu design to promote certain items. But ...
April 10, 2017
As part of the Undergraduate Honors Thesis program, various Managerial Economics students presented their original, independent research papers to students and faculty in the Agricultural and Resource Economics Library in ...
Managerial Economics Major
The Managerial Economics major at UC Davis goes beyond the limits of traditional economics and business majors, blending a thorough grounding in economic theory with business knowledge and applications. The program provides in-depth exposure to:
- Statistical and quantitative methods
- Analytical tools for problem-solving strategies
- Critical thinking
- Effective writing and oral communication
- Students specialize in at least one of four options:
- Business Economics focuses on analysis, finance and management of business activities;
- International Business Economics explores the economic drivers and policy challenges in the major emerging markets;
- Environmental and Resource Economics focuses on issues related to use of resources and environmental quality;
- Agribusiness Economics focuses on the business aspects of producing and marketing foods and fibers.
The real world focus of this major provides ideal preparation for transition into the business world and students will develop valuable skills and strengths that lead to promising careers in the public and private sectors.
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