Before you decide to buy something, you’ll often use a cost benefit analysis to decide if it’s worth the price. This type of evaluation is one of the main principles behind economics, and highlights how this discipline affects almost every aspect of modern life. On the Immerse summer Economics programme, participants dive into the fundamentals of the subject, build a strong foundation of key knowledge, and analyse the underlying factors influencing actions, decisions, and behaviours of both individuals and world markets.
The Economics programme is designed for young economists aged 16 to 18 years old, providing participants with a comprehensive look at the challenging worlds of micro and macroeconomics explored in an undergraduate Economics degree. Through a carefully planned curriculum developed by expert tutors from world leading universities, participants will spend two weeks learning the essentials of modern economic theory, before diving into more advanced topics like trade, fiscal policy, and developmental economics.
Upon completion of the Immerse Economics programme, participants will leave having gained a strong understanding of challenging economic theory and concepts. Throughout their learning, tutors will support participants as they explore the incredible depth of this field, gaining a glimpse of just how far their passion could take them when they begin university level studies.