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Babson College Is Ranked #3 Undergraduate Business School For Microeconomics By Bloomberg Businessweek

Babson College has been ranked #3 ( out of 124 schools) in Microeconomics for its Undergraduate program by Bloomberg Businessweek. 

Babson College has been ranked #3 ( out of 124 schools) in Microeconomics for its Undergraduate program by Bloomberg Businessweek.

As part of the 2013 Best Undergraduate B-Schools ranking, Bloomberg Businessweek asked undergraduate business students from this year’s graduating class, via online survey, about their business school experience, from getting in to getting a job. The survey asked students to grade Babson’s Microeconomics program on a scale from A to F.

Top Undergraduate Business Schools for Microeconomics

1. Cornell (Dyson) 1.150

2. Florida (Warrington) 1.155

3. Babson 1.289

4. Richmond (Robins) 1.294

5. Binghamton 1.299

“Our faculty are passionate about making sure their students understand the connections between microeconomic theory and real-life business practice,” says Babson Professor Lidija Polutnik, who chairs Babson’s Economics Division. “We introduce students to important analytical tools ─ opportunity costs, marginal analysis, externalities, etc. ─ then show them how they are used in rigorous and systematic business decision-making.”

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By Barbara Spies Blair, 781-239-4621, | 6/20/2013 12:00 AM