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Welcome to Economics

Studying Economics will help you develop the analytical skills needed to be an effective problem solver of real-life issues, and make better business decisions. Economics is relevant to the everyday life of individuals, businesses and government. You'll learn how to analyse issues ranging from employment and housing, to public health, transport and pollution.


Why study Economics?

Economists use hard data to help people, government and businesses solve real-world economic, social and environmental problems.

Economics papers

Choose from our selection of papers in economics, at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Plan your degree

Need some guidance on how to plan your qualification? Speak to one of our academic convenors.

Research

Learn more about our strategic areas of research expertise in Economics.

PhD study

PhD study is ideal for those who wish to become experts in their field or embark on a research career.

Graduate profiles

Read the inspiring stories of our economics graduates in the workplace.

Economics Discussion Group (EDG)

The EDG is a student-driven group that gets together to discuss current economic issues.

Jobs and internships

Learn about the kind of assignments and projects you'll be working on.

News

Find out the latest news about our staff and students in Economics.

Prizes and awards

Our staff and students have received numerous prizes for teaching, research and academic excellence.

Professional affiliations

Learn more about the professional organisations we're affiliated with.