School of Economics

Welcome to the School of Economics

The School of Economics at The University of Nottingham is a recognised global leader in its field.

High-quality research feeds into and inspires our teaching; we were ranked 6th among the UK's economics departments for research power by the Research Excellence Framework 2014 with our research acknowledged as among the most significant of its kind anywhere in the world.

We are also ranked 8th in the UK in the QS World University Rankings 2016 (top 100 worldwide) and are one of the largest and most highly regarded economics departments in the UK and our commitment to research cements our position at the cutting edge of contemporary economic thinking and analysis.

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The School of Economics ranks 1st in the Russell Group in the National Student Survey with a result of 96% for overall satisfaction

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School of Economics Top for Student Satisfaction

Results from the National Student Survey (NSS) show the School of Economics has the highest student satisfaction rating among Economics departments in Russell Group Universities.
12 August 2016

Call for participants and discussants for third workshop on Climate Ethics and Climate Economics

We are now looking for participants for our third workshop on Climate Ethics and Climate Economics: Fat Tails - Imposing and Redistributing Risks.
08 August 2016

Times Higher Education Article on Academic Pay and Performance

Gianni De Fraja is the co-author of a study that has found evidence supporting fears over a pre-REF 'transfer market' for star academics.
04 August 2016

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Upcoming events

DEGIT XXI Conference

01 (09:00) - 02 September 2016 (14:00)
Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park Campus
Conference on Dynamics, Economic Growth and International Trade

GEP - The World Economy Annual Lecture - Gene Grossman (Princeton University)

01 September 2016 (17:00-18:00)
A48 Sir Clive Granger Building
"Balanced Neoclassical Growth" (A48, SCGB)

First Year PhD Student Presentations 2016

12 (09:00) - 13 September 2016 (17:00)
Highfield House A01
First year PhD student presentations 2016 - 12-13 September

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Seminars and workshops

The school runs a series of research seminars and workshops through the year. View upcoming seminars and workshops.

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School of Economics

Sir Clive Granger Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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