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New Use: Economics & Business. Use this skill to reflect your understanding of the production,
distribution, and consumption of goods and services as well as inventory management, currency conversion rates, and accounting.
Check: Use the categories below as guidelines for determining the type of information known by the character.
Easy (DC 10): Identify and evaluate a nation’s economic program or the business strategies of a
company or guild.
Basic (DC 15): Create a successful business plan for a company or guild; identify new markets for expansion.
Really Tough (DC 30): Start a business venture from the ground up, including managing inventory, finding customers, getting proper permits, and finding a staff. The Games Master calculates the start-up costs. Making a successful check versus DC 30 multiplies any income generated by a weekly Profession (merchant) check by a factor of 10.
Synergy: If you have 5 or more ranks in Knowledge (economics & business), you get a +2 synergy bonus to all Appraise and Profession (merchant) skill checks.