World-class economics research

Our staff advise government departments to shape their policies and to improve people's lives.


Applied economics and policy evaluation

The impact of health on society and the economy

We've been been selected by the Health Foundation to develop understanding of how people’s health makes a vital contribution to society and the economy.

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Research seminars 2018

Economics researchers at Sheffield and from other universities present their latest research at our 2018 research seminar series.

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Cyberbullying inquiry

Dr Philip Powell gave evidence to an inquiry examining the ‘impact of cyberbullying on social media on children and young people’s mental health’

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World-class research

Our research is internationally recognised and informs economic policy that makes a difference to the world.

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World-class talent

Our staff and research students join us from across the globe to be part of our friendly and vibrant research environment.

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Impact, policy and knowledge exchange

Our research aims to improve society and helps provide evidence for new economic policies.

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