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The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam 

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Updated March 21, 2018 291 votes 109 voters 4.6k views

Looking for good PC economy games on Steam? Look no further, as we're ranking the best Steam economy games that you'll definitely find worth your time. The Steam Store can be frustrating to browse, as they often are too gratuitous with their tagging system. To ensure that you find exactly what you're looking for, browse this list of the best economy PC games on Steam.

Like with management games, economy games require research, diplomacy, and vision. In Sid Meier's Civilization V, the player takes a civilization 1,000 years into the future. To succeed, players must address all aspects of leading a nation, from economic development to military defense. In the economy game Game Dev Tycoon, players deal with all the business decisions that come with being the leader of a game development company in the 1980s, back when the gaming industry was in its infancy.

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Capitalism 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Capitalism 2
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Cities Skylines is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Cities Skylines
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Victoria II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Victoria II
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Banished is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Banished
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Game Dev Tycoon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Game Dev Tycoon
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Prison Architect is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Prison Architect
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Sid Meier's Civilization... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Sid Meier's Civilization V
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Farming Simulator 17 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Farming Simulator 17
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Sid Meier's Pirates! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Sid Meier's Pirates!
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Euro Truck Simulator 2 ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Euro Truck Simulator 2
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Stronghold HD is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Stronghold HD
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Tropico 4 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Tropico 4
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Turmoil is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Turmoil
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Software Inc is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Software Inc
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Stronghold Crusader HD ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Stronghold Crusader HD
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Mad Games Tycoon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Mad Games Tycoon
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Farming Simulator 15 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Farming Simulator 15
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Sid Meier's Civilization... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Sid Meier's Civilization IV
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Parkitect is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Parkitect
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Majesty Gold HD is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Majesty Gold HD
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Tropico 3 Gold Edition ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Tropico 3 Gold Edition
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Tropico 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
Tropico 3
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American Truck Simulator... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
American Truck Simulator
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X3 Terran War Pack is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
X3 Terran War Pack
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X3: GoldBox is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 20+ Best PC Economy Games on Steam
X3: GoldBox