There are many individuals that may not like math. These may be individuals that think that math is a very difficult subject and that it is not worth their time. When they are young they may think that it does not matter if they know math or not, because they believe that it is something that is not going to be useful later on in life. The reality is that math is a subject that everyone needs to know to some extent. Not everyone is going to be a rocket scientist that needs to use difficult math on a daily basis, but in reality simple math is needed for many different things. Economics is basically the study of how people make financial decisions when it comes to their choices. Economics can deal with something as simple as supply and demand, choices that are made at stores and markets or something that is as difficult as investing.
There are some general rules that come with economics. These rules are: all people have options and they have to decide between which option is the best, the cost of goods, what each individual is willing to pay for the goods, the supply of goods that is available, what is each individual willing to give up for goods, how people react to incentives, productivity of goods, and much more.
There are many different branches that come with economics, but in reality economics can be on a very small level. If an individual is interested in selling a product on any market be it a vegetable, homemade items, or reselling items that they had purchased. It is very important for them to have a small amount of knowledge of math and economics. Economics deals a lot with supply and demand. If an individual is selling a product that they may have a lot of, but there is no demand for it, then they need to make a better business decision as to what product might be more marketable. Doing the math for that dilemma will help them make a choice as to which products would be best to sell for the market in which there in, in order to get the best financial results.
Economics is a study that can be very simple, and at the same time it can be complex. It depends on what a person is interested in, and how they are doing business. Either way it is important for each and every individual that has an interest in gaining wealth to have some degree of mathematical knowledge, because economics and math go hand-in-hand.