David Eccles School of Business


Finance

B.S. in Quantitative Analysis of Markets and Organizations

Program Purpose

The purpose of the Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Analysis of Markets & Organizations (QAMO) degree is to give students a deep, rigorous and technical education in the application of economic analysis to business decision-making.

Learning Outcomes

  • Make use of analytically rigorous approaches to problem solving
  • Understand, conduct, and present (in both written and oral forms) quantitative analyses
  • Build economic models using principles such as marginal analysis, optimization, and equilibrium, and apply such models to business decision-making
  • Analyze data using sophisticated econometric techniques and state-of-the-art software packages
  • Use game theory and information economics to assess the effects of strategic interactions and asymmetric information on business situations
  • Understand economic efficiency, and be able to use economic reasoning in thinking through issues of sustainability and business ethics.