Economist Personality Traits

Studies of personality traits common to various disciplines have discovered that economics, like engineering, tends to attract people with an unusually strong preference for order, and a distaste for ambiguity. – The Guardian

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3 Responses to Economist Personality Traits

  1. Larry Wagner says:

    Pretty funny when you realize economics is a branch of psychology, not of applied physics as engineering is.

    Sent from my iPhone


  2. rod lorimer says:

    Larry’s comments are quite curious as my university studies in economics as well as my sons were based on in math and finance. That said, most economic forecasts seem to come from mystics and fortunetellers.

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