Practical economics, real impact.

By exploring economic principles we help to address complex problems, from the decisions made by individuals through to global economic policy.

Undergraduate Economics Open Days

Visit us in December 2015 and February and March 2016 to find out why we're such as a special place to study economics.

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Sir Vince Cable: After the Storm

On Monday 7 December 2015 we welcome Sir Vince Cable to give the 2015 Knoop Lecture - the department's annual public lecture.

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Postgraduate Research Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted to fund the brightest and best economics PhDs.

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Study with us

Study with us and you'll discover the powerful ideas that shape economic theory and influence real-world situations.

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Our world-leading research

Our world-leading research explores areas as diverse as labour and education, health and well-being, how firms and industry operate and macroeconomic systems.

Research areas> Institute for Economic Analysis of Decision-making (InstEAD)> Our research working papers series>
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The real world of economics

We work with a range of organisations to provide students with unique employment experiences and we help companies to innovate with our internationally-recognised research skills.

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