Master of Arts in Business Economics (MABE)

Program description

The Master of Arts (MA) program in Business Economics applies economic principles to business problems, strategic planning, international trade and finance and the problems of macroeconomic policy making. This degree is especially attractive to those wishing to prepare themselves for careers as professional economists in the private or public sectors. Graduates may pursue careers specializing in economic forecasting, economic policy analysis, industry and market studies, financial markets and institutions, strategic planning and public policy. Graduates of the program are qualified to pursue doctoral studies. A major strength of the program is that it combines a specific focus on business economics with training in economic theory, quantitative methods and applied research.

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Wilfrid Laurier University

School of Business and Economics


Twelve months

Credential awarded

Master of Arts in Business Economics (MABE)

Program contact

    School of Business & Economics

    75 University avenue West

    Waterloo, ON, N2L 3C5

    Telephone: 519-884-1970

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