If someone asks what the fundamental driver of the 21st century global economy is, the broad consensus would be innovation in science, technology, and engineering. It seems math is at the core of every success. A recent study, however, finds that verbal skills are at least as important in career as math skills.
Will Majoring Economics Make You Rich?
Wages are highly sensitive to the employee's majors. Ranking by lifetime salary, economics is usually among the best performance majors. Is there a real causal relationship here, or just a result of self-selection?