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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Area of Study

All areas of study information should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook. The units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Business and Economics component of any bachelors double degrees.

Managing facultyFaculty of Business and Economics


Quantitative economics is an interdisciplinary area of study that combines economics with business statistics and econometrics. Quantitative analysis is an increasingly important aspect of contemporary business practice. On completion of the major graduates will be able to apply principles of economics and statistical methods to decision making in the areas of business and public economic policy.


To complete the Quantitative economics major in the Bachelor of Business and Commerce, students must complete:

(a.) The following six units (36 points):

(b.) two units from the following list (12 points):

  • ECW2141 Labour economics
  • ECW3121 Economics of international trade and finance
  • ECW3143 Economics of money and banking
  • ECW3146 Regional development and policy
  • ECW3830 Competition and regulation

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Relevant Courses

Single degrees

  • 2224 Bachelor of Business and Commerce

Double degrees

  • 3831 Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Information Technology and Systems
  • 4423 Bachelor of Business and Commerce and Bachelor of Professional Communication