Economics is the social science that seeks to understand how the world works, analyzing the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services.

Our programs will offer you the opportunity to gain a deep understanding of the economy and examine the social, cross-cultural and ethical dimensions of economic decision-making.

As an undergraduate student at the Vancouver School of Economics, you will learn from some of the world’s leading experts in a wide variety of fields, including industrial organization, labour, economic history, macro-economics, political economy, international trade and finance development, as well as resource, health and transitional economics.

Bachelor of International Economics

As a direct-entry student, gain a deep understanding of the global economy & acquire vital technical training & practical skills to enter careers in business, government & academia.
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BA Economics Programs

Discover the field of Economics through a combination of theoretical and empirical courses, labs, and experiential learning opportunities.
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The VSE delivers a top-tier education in economics from leading global scholars. I’ve developed an invaluable skillset and formed lifelong friendships that will continue to support me for years to come.

Hunter Lastiwka
('23 BIE)