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.

Our teaching has been awarded the maximum possible score in an assessment by the Quality Assurance Agency, and our research has been acknowledged as among the most significant of its kind anywhere in the world.

We are 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.

Our commitment to research cements our position at the cutting edge of contemporary economic thinking and analysis.

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We are ranked in the top 10 in the country for economics in The Complete University Guide 2017

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Latest news

Call for abstracts for third workshop on Climate Ethics and Climate Economics

The third of six ESRC-funded workshops exploring issues where the ethics and economics of climate change intersect will be held at the London School of Economics of 14-15 September 2016.
24 June 2016

PhD Viva Success for Pawel Smietanka

Many congratulations to Pawel Smietanka on passing his viva with no corrections!
23 June 2016

Professor Oliver Morrissey writes in THE about the EU Referendum debate

Oliver Morrissey's article 'Those arguing for Brexit often do not appear to understand how global trade is conducted' has been published in Times Higher Education.
16 June 2016

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Upcoming events

Research podcasting for academics

29 June 2016 (11:45-14:45)
A01 Highfield House UPC

Social Sciences: Different Approaches, Different Solutions? An inter-disciplinary dialogue

01 July 2016 (09:00-17:00)
University of Nottingham Park Campus
An interdisciplinary exploration of impacting policy change

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)

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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

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University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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