Examine why and how people make choices to improve wellbeing and wealth through analysing data, reviewing economic theory and applying quantitative techniques.
Department of Economics
We conduct high quality research and teaching in economics. Our graduates have excellent employment prospects due to our established industry placements scheme.
Qi Chang first visited Bath in 2015. Liking what she saw, she returned to study the MSc Economics and Finance.
Julian Broady chose to stay on after his undergraduate degree, to increase his career options.
Mohammad Lone talks about how studying at Bath fits with his passion for economics, and his efforts to make the science more accessible with his blog.
Our economics research has a widespread impact on society including contributions to large scale international projects.
See the schedule of seminars taking place in the Department of Economics.
Read and watch regular analysis from our researchers on Brexit and the UK's process of leaving the European Union.
Speakers of languages that allow personal pronouns to be dropped are less likely to have completed secondary or tertiary education, according to new findings.
A new academic study, the first of its kind, reveals a significant and positive historical legacy of Protestant religion in education around the world.
We have once again been highly ranked in The Complete University Guide 2019 for economics.
Our Chancellor, HRH The Earl of Wessex, was in Delhi this week to announce the winner of our economics essay competition for prospective Indian students
A new book, edited by Ajit Mishra and Tridip Ray, has been launched by Dr Manmohan Singh (Former Prime Minister of India) and Joseph Stiglitz (Nobel Laureate).
This seminar will be led by Professor Sandro Brusco from Stony Brook University, New York.
Attend University of Bath’s Winter School in New Delhi from 14-21 December 2018 to experience the teaching excellence at a top 10 UK university.*