Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Careers dealing with money

  1. Dec 28, 2008 #1
    How much difference is there between a career in economics, finance, and business?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 28, 2008 #2

    turbo

    User Avatar
    Gold Member

    Matters of scale.
     
  4. Dec 28, 2008 #3

    stewartcs

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    There is quite a bit of overlap between them so I imagine it would be fairly dependent on the specific job you take.

    CS
     
  5. Dec 29, 2008 #4
    Ah I see...
     
  6. Dec 29, 2008 #5

    Vanadium 50

    User Avatar
    Staff Emeritus
    Science Advisor
    Education Advisor
    2017 Award

    I'm kind of amused that you asked about careers dealing with money on a physics forum of all places!

    Q. What's the easiest way for a physicist to get a million dollars?

    A. Start with two million.
     
  7. Dec 29, 2008 #6

    stewartcs

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    Hey we have a Social Science sub-forum too!

    Perhaps the site has evolved from the "physics and math homework" help place to a more encyclopedic help place! :approve:

    CS
     
  8. Dec 29, 2008 #7
    More specific questions may elicit more specific answers. Or it may not.

    Though Vanadium 50's response justified the thread's existence.
     
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook