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 which recognise our outstanding research and teaching.

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

6th in terms of research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework
Ranked in the top 100 worldwide in the QS World Rankings by Subject 2019
Ranked 9th in the UK for economics in The Complete University Guide 2020
Top 40 in the world consistently in the Tilburg University Economics Ranking
Top 40 worldwide and 6th in the UK (the latest IDEAS RePEc rankings)
Recently recruited academic staff members
We are delighted to welcome three new Assistant Professors to the School of Economics this year: Seung-Keun Martinez joins us from University of California, San Diego; Valeria Rueda has joined from University of Oxford; and Alessandro Ruggieri joins us from Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona.

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Latest news

Undergraduate Dissertation Conference 2019

The inaugural Undergraduate Dissertation Conference took place on Thursday 10 October 2019 in the School of Economics. The event, attended by over 250 final year Economics students, saw six recent graduates return to speak about their experiences of writing an economics dissertation.
14 October 2019

Professor Paul Mizen awarded policy impact prize

Congratulations to the School of Economics' Professor Paul Mizen who has won the best policy impact initiative prize at the inaugural Policy Impact and Public Engagement Awards.
26 September 2019

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Upcoming events

CREDIT Development Seminar: Smriti Sharma (Newcastle University Business School)

16 October 2019 (13:00-14:00)
A44 Sir Clive Granger Building
Inequality, corruption and cooperation: Evidence from Vietnam (A44, SCGB)

CeDEx Seminar/ Senior Academic Seminar - Werner Gueth (Max-Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods Bonn and LUISS Rome)

16 October 2019 (15:00-16:30)
A41 Sir Clive Granger
Methodological Dualism - Its Philosophical and Behavioral Perspective (A41 SCG)

Valentino Larcinese (The London School of Economics and Political Science)

17 October 2019 (12:00-13:00)
C10 Teaching and Learning Building, University Park
A seminar at the Nottingham Interdisciplinary Centre for Economic and Political Research (NICEP).

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School of Economics

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

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