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.
Read and watch regular analysis from our researchers on Brexit and the UK's process of leaving the European Union.
New economics research suggests an innovative scheme to help parents plan healthy meals can have positive, long-term effects.
A new economics study suggests more breakthrough science could be achieved by supporting exceptional talent from developing countries.
This year’s Annual Conference for ESPE takes place in Bath, hosted by the University’s Department of Economics
Researchers at the University will play a key role in UK public health, tackling the rise in conditions such as heart disease and poor mental health.
The new study suggests policymakers face a tight balancing act in encouraging growth in technologies, whilst ensuring parts of society do not feel left behind.
Join this workshop to celebrate the research of Economist Professor John Hudson, who passed away in 2018 after 40 years at the University of Bath.
Join us for this workshop where we'll discuss advanced research in the area of macroeconomics and finance.
Join us for a workshop where researchers will present and discuss their recent findings in the economics of innovation and productivity.