Top 10 Resources

Prospects Options Series: Economics

The Prospects 'Options' Series allows you to discover how best to use your degree. The 'Options' series gives an idea of the skills gained throughout your degree, job options, career areas, further study, case studies, contacts and resources. Those studying for a combined degree might find it useful to look at an 'Option' sheet for each subject.

What do Aberdeen Business School Graduates do?

Find out what Aberdeen Business School graduates did six months after graduation.

What Do Graduates Do? (UK)

Find out what graduates in your subject went on to do six months after graduation. This survey is carried out nationally every year. Paper version available for reference from the Labour Market folder in the Careers Service.

You will find this book in the Careers Service library on the second floor of the Hub.

Government Economic Service

The Government Economic Service (GES) is the UK’s largest recruiter of economists, working across 30 government department.

Office for National Statistics

The government department responsible for collecting and publishing official statistics about the UK's society and economy.


Browse the latest job opportunities and scholarships in the fields of Economics, Business and Finance. Details of conferences are also published on this site.

The Economist

Online version of the weekly periodical

Institute for Fiscal Research

As a ESRC research centre provides economic analysis of public policy

Overseas Development Institute (ODI) Fellowship Scheme

Funding for economists to work in the public sectors in developing countries.

Society of Business Economists

Leading organisation for business economists. Website includes a good careers section.

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