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.
Yasin Dalgic is using his postgraduate studies to build on his experience as a planning specialist in Turkey.
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.
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.
Our research suggests that, like gamblers, tennis players are enticed by the small possibility of a large payoff, driving them to turn professional.
New study says we're more likely to go with our gut and trust personal opinions in an election, despite conflicting evidence.
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
We have been ranked ninth overall in both The Guardian and The Complete University Guide 2018 for Economics.
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).
Dr Colin Lawson gives a personal account of how the Department of Economics has grown to become highly ranked in the UK for Economics.