Find 2019 Economics Internships

The Industry

The economics field can seem like a complicated industry, and many students wonder “What exactly does an economics professional do?” Generally speaking, the field involves the study of using resources and making decisions. While business careers are very common in the industry, economics professionals are employed in law, non-profits, academics, and government. There are many branches of economics, including the study of central banking, economic theory, businesses, and government data.

The Career Options

If you are considering the economics field, know that it is a very broad industry. The corporate world is a very popular career option for economics majors, but you typically need an MBA degree for this path. If you have excellent analytical and communication skills, you might consider employment with a consulting firm. Governments at every level employ economics professionals for evaluation and management of their operations. With a degree in economics, you can become a researcher, professor, or educator. If you’re looking for a stepping stone to a career in the economics field, consider employment in economic consulting.

The Internship

An internship in the economics field will allow you to collaborate with economists and statisticians. You’ll also learn how to work independently as you study the production and distribution of resources, goods, and services. As in economics intern, you’ll collect and analyze data in order to evaluate economic issues and trends. Expect to learn proficiency in various software programs, including Stata, python, RATS, Mathematica, Oxmetrics, and more.

The Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of economics jobs is expected to grow 6% during the next decade, which is about average.

Ready to get your career in economics started? Search through our economics internships below.

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Economic Consulting Paid Intern

paid internship | part time

Economics Technology Incorporated

Boston, MA

34 days ago
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Economic Consulting Paid Internship Economics and Technology, Inc. - Boston, MA 02108 $20 an hour Part-time Small economic consulting firm is offering a part time, six month, paid internship. The intern will take on a role as both research assistant ...

Economics Technology Incorporated

Boston, MA

34 days ago

Intern - Eval

internship | part time

Centura Health

Aurora, CO

58 days ago
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What job title, keywords Where city, state, country Home View All Jobs ( 2,458,173 ) Job Information Centura Health Intern - EVAL in CENTENNIAL , Colorado Welcome to Centura Health Welcome to the largest health ecosystem in Colorado and western Kansa...

Centura Health

Aurora, CO

58 days ago

Student Intern Economist

internship | full time

US Government

Minneapolis, MN

59 days ago
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USDA Foreign Agricultural Service Logo Student Intern (Economist) Applied 15/04/19 Apply on Partner Site Save 2.5 Foreign Agricultural Service Washington, DC Student Intern (Economist) Foreign Agricultural Service Applied 15/04/19 Apply on Partner Si...

US Government

Minneapolis, MN

59 days ago

Internship Promising Ideas, Policy Section, Drp - Nyhq, Requisition 521769

internship | part time

Unicef

New York, NY

56 days ago
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Internship: Promising Ideas, Policy Section, DRP - NYHQ, Requisition #521769 UNICEF - New York, NY4.3 1 day agoFull-timeEstimated: $40,000 - $54,000 a year Apply Now Education * Doctoral Degree * Bachelor's Degree * Master's Degree Skills * Microsoft...

Unicef

New York, NY

56 days ago

Gao Analyst Student Intern Student Trainee

internship | full time

Government Accountability Office

Norfolk, VA

56 days ago
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What job title, keywords Where city, state, country Home View All Jobs ( 2,449,786 ) Job Information Government Accountability Office GAO Analyst Student Intern (Student Trainee) in United States GAO Analyst Student Intern (Student Trainee) Legislati...

Government Accountability Office

Norfolk, VA

56 days ago

Intern - Economic Development Corporation

paid internship | part time

City Allen

Allen, TX

28 days ago
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Intern - Allen Economic Development Corporation Salary $14.35 Hourly Location Allen Economic Development Corporation - 900 W Bethany Drive Suite 280 Allen, TX Job Type Part Time with TMRS Department ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Job Number 02026 Closing 5/31/...

City Allen

Allen, TX

28 days ago

Clean Energy Finance Intern, Fellow

internship | full time

Environmental Defense Fund

Boston, MA

59 days ago
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What job title, keywords Where city, state, country Home View All Jobs ( 2,461,924 ) Job Information Environmental Defense Fund Clean Energy Finance Intern, Yale Yawkey Fellow in Boston , Massachusetts With world attention on both the environment and...

Environmental Defense Fund

Boston, MA

59 days ago

Coop Practicum Healthcare Analyst Graduate Intern

paid internship | full time

MITRE Corporation

McLean, VA

28 days ago
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Coop Practicum Healthcare Analyst Graduate Intern Mitre Corporation - McLean, VA4.0 Full-timeEstimated: $33,000 - $41,000 a year Education * Bachelor's Degree Coop Practicum Healthcare Analyst Graduate Intern - (00053565) Description MITREs people ar...

MITRE Corporation

McLean, VA

28 days ago

Gdia Intern To Analyst Conversion Non-Fcg

internship | full time

Ford Motor Company

Dearborn, MI

60 days ago
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GDIA Intern to Direct Hire Analyst Conversion (NON-FCG) Ford Motor Company - Dearborn, MI4.2 12 hours agoFull-timeEstimated: $51,000 - $67,000 a year Apply Now Education * Doctoral Degree * Bachelor's Degree * Master's Degree Skills * SQL * Tableau *...

Ford Motor Company

Dearborn, MI

60 days ago

Office Of Data Governance And Analysis Summer Intern

internship | part time

Legal Services Corporation

Washington, DC

60 days ago
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Office of Data Governance and Analysis Summer Intern Legal Services Corporation - Washington, DC4.2 1 day agoPart-time$13 - $16 an hour Apply Now Skills * Tableau * GIS * Project Management Do you enjoy problem solving, quantitative reasoning, and te...

Legal Services Corporation

Washington, DC

60 days ago

Round Internship - Data Governance

internship | part time

American Financial Group Incorporated

Cincinnati, OH

51 days ago
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Year-Round Internship - Data Governance American Financial Group, Inc. in Cincinnati, OH, USA Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Groups member companies are subsidiari...

American Financial Group Incorporated

Cincinnati, OH

51 days ago