Economics Minor

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UC Merced Economics Minor

Students with an interest in developing a solid grounding in economic theory are encouraged to consider a minor in Economics. The minor provides students with an understanding of how incentives and institutions shape society. Students in the Economics minor have opportunities for strong theoretical and statistical training in areas of development economics, economics growth, economic history, empirical methods, environmental economics, health economics, international trade, labor economics, law and economics, political economy and public economics.