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 for economics in The Guardian University Guide 2018.

School of Economics

4th in the UK for economics

The Guardian University Guide 2018
Top 50 in the world consistently in the Tilburg University Economics Ranking
6th in terms of research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework
Ranked 7th in the UK for economics in The Complete University Guide 2018

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Latest news

Research Associate/Fellow Opportunity

At the University of Nottingham and University of Warwick
06 February 2018

Latest evidence from Brexit study presented to HM Treasury

On Monday 5 February, the Decision Maker Panel (DMP) will give a presentation to HM Treasury and the Government Economic Service on 'The impact of Brexit on UK businesses: Evidence from the Decision Maker Panel'.
19 January 2018

Two heads really are better than one, research finds

What is the best way to estimate risks or make important decisions at work or at home? A new paper from researchers in Nottingham and Amsterdam has concluded that it is usually better to adopt the old adage, "sleep on it."
15 January 2018

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Upcoming events

Political leaders with depression are punished by voters: results from experiments in two countries

01 March 2018 (15:00-16:30)
A11 Highfield House, University Park
NICEP and CeDEx collaborate to present Peter Loewen (University of Toronto) on 1 March.

CFCM Seminar: Axel Gottfries (University of Cambridge)

01 March 2018 (15:00-16:00)
A39 Sir Clive Granger Building
Bargaining with renegotiation in models with on the job search (A39, SCGB)

Granger Centre Seminar - Jean-Yves Pitarakis (University of Southampton)

01 March 2018 (16:00-17:30)
A2 Law and Social Sciences
Uncovering regimes in out of sample forecast errors (A2, L&SS)

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School of Economics

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

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