|Economics and Related Studies|
|Economics and Finance|
|Economic Consulting Analyst|
|Finance and consultancy|
|Medium-size business (50-249 employees)|
Like this profile?
Add this profile to your favourites so you can return to it later from your account.
A day in the life of a Economic Consulting Analyst in the United States
What I do
I'm an economic consulting analyst. Our experts get retained by law firms representing litigation cases to provide expert opinion on issues such as market definition, liability, and damages assessment, etc.. I provide analytical support to such experts.
Skills I use and how I developed them
Technical: Excel (Training the Street); Stata (School); SAS (Work)
Academic: Industrial Organization; Accounting; Econometrics
Soft: Communication; Organization (of files etc., from work) and Presentation
What I like most
Some of the analyses are very interesting and intellectually stimulating, all my colleagues are extremely supportive, and the culture is academic and laid back.
What I like least
Hours could be long sometimes.
What surprised me most
The projects can run very long, sometimes for years.
Courses taken since graduation
Master's in Finance
My advice to students considering work
Start EARLY, do internships, and network
If you like the look of Shuting’s profile, the next steps are down to you! You can send Shuting a message to find out more about their career journey.