Department of Economics

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

From our students

Lucy's placement at DEFRA

Video of Lucy Ward talking about her placement at DEFRA

A day in the life of an Economics student

Thomas' placement at Lloyds Banking Group

Thomas Knapp (BSc Economics with Employment Experience) talks about his placement experience with Lloyds Banking Group as a Technical Risk Analyst

Learn from academic experts

Dr Jesse Matheson: Zoomshock

Dr Jesse Matheson discussing his Zoomshock research and how this feeds into his teaching.

Professor Jennifer Roberts: How commuting is irrational