School of Economics

Welcome to the School of Economics

Based in one of the UK's leading universities, the School of Economics is among the best in the country. We combine excellence and innovation in teaching with an international reputation for high-quality topical research.

Our courses combine all the core analytical and quantitative techniques required by modern economics graduates and are taught by academics who are pushing forward the boundaries of the subject.

We are proud of our high rankings across league tables including being 4th in the UK in The Guardian University Guide 2018.

Economics students share their reasons for choosing the University of Nottingham.

4th in the UK for economics in the The Guardian University Guide 2018
6th in terms of research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework
Ranked 9th in the UK for economics in The Complete University Guide 2019
Top 50 in the world consistently in the Tilburg University Economics Ranking

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Latest news

NSE Honorary Professor in CMA appointment

Dr Stefan Hunt, Honorary Professor of Economics at the Nottingham School of Economics has been appointed Chief Data and Digital Insights Officer at the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
24 May 2018

The Role of Information Search ...

Now published in Theory and Decision
02 May 2018

Growing pension deficits and the expenditure decisions of UK companies

Paul Mizen's paper on pension deficits was featured in The Financial Times on 2 March 2018.
27 April 2018

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Upcoming events

CeDEx Brown Bag Seminar - Valeria Burdea and Xueheng Li

31 May (13:00) - 07 June 2018 (14:00)
A40 Sir Clive Granger
The Markets for Lemons and Liars (A40 SCG)

CFCM Seminar: Philip Turner (Visiting Lecturer, University of Basel)

31 May 2018 (15:00-16:00)
A39 Sir Clive Granger Building
Did central banks cause the last financial crisis? Will they cause the next? (A39, SCGB)

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School of Economics

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

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