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    I'm deciding what to do for A-level and I'm not entirely sure whether economics or business would benefit me more. What is more useful?
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    Those who can do Economics. Those who can't do Business Studies.
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    Economics is a ***** I say go for business studies I did both and economics is so much harder
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    Choose what you think you would enjoy studying more but personally I'm biased towards economics. Economics A-Level is more reputable at university than business studies since business could be classed as an 'easy' subject.
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    (Original post by _Elsa_)
    I'm deciding what to do for A-level and I'm not entirely sure whether economics or business would benefit me more. What is more useful?
    Economics has a better reputation amongst the top universities and is usually seen as a good non-scientific subject. Business Studies in comparison has a second-tier treatment. That shouldn't be your only consideration of course - if you like studying Business more and would find the Economics syllabus boring, you could do better grade-wise in Business which can be more advantageous.

    Just from the information you've given us here, I'd say Economics (biased here as well as I study an Econ degree), but I couldn't give a concrete recommendation. What do you see yourself doing after A-levels? If uni, what subject are you considering? Have you looked into what's involved in both A-levels and which one content-wise do you prefer?
 
 
 

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