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.
A list of all our postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses in the Department of Economics.
Our economics research has a widespread impact on society including contributions to large scale international projects.
Find out all you need to know about the national minimum wage in this 2 minute video from Dr Kerry Papps.
Economics at the University of Bath has been ranked sixth in a new league table that focuses on how much university courses increase graduate salaries.
See the schedule of seminars taking place in the Department of Economics.
We have grown from a Political Economy Group into a modern economics department whose research covers economic theory, econometrics, and finance.
The industry-placements on our undergraduate courses foster links with business and government, helping us achieve consistently high rankings in national league tables.
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