Welcome to the Department of Economics

Welcome to the Department of Economics

The Department provides a focus for a very diverse and internationally renowned group of academic economists, many of whom have made major recent contributions to modern economic analysis. The Department is committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level.  For the fourth consecutive year, Oxford Economics is ranked in the top two for the study of economics in the UK, by all of the university guides.

Our Research Centres and Groups

Our Research Centres and Groups

Oxford’s department of Economics is one of Europe’s leading research departments and its members include some of the world’s most distinguished academic economists whose research has made major contributions to modern economic analysis.

Interested in studying Economics?

Interested in studying Economics?

The Department is committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level. Since its introduction in 1920, Philosophy, Politics and Economics has established an unrivalled reputation as the degree programme for able young people seeking careers in politics and public life. At the postgraduate level, the Department’s MPhil and DPhil programmes are internationally recognized for the excellence of the training and scholarship provided.

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  • Welcome to the Department of Economics

    Department of Economics

  • Our Research Centres and Groups

    Our Research

  • Interested in studying Economics?

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2nd OXFORD – FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF NEW YORK Monetary Economics Conference: Call for Papers

We invite submissions to the joint Oxford-NY Fed Monetary Economics Conference, to be held at the University of Oxford from Thursday September 29 to Friday September 30, 2016. We will consider papers relating to all areas of monetary economics.

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Forthcoming Events

May
04

Circadian Rhythms, Sleep and Cognitive Skills. Evidence From an Unsleeping Giant

Speaker(s): Osea Giuntella, Blavatnik School of Government

Series: CSAE Research Workshops

May
05

Optimal Community Rating: Theory and Evidence from UK Annuities

Speaker(s): Andre Veiga

Series: Department of Economics Workshops

May
06

Does Information Change Attitudes Towards Immigrants? Evidence from Randomised Survey Experiments

Speaker(s): Alexis Grigorieff, Gorman Supervisor: Simon Quinn

Series: Gorman Student Research Workshops in Economics

May
06

Incentive compatible advertising on a social network

Speaker(s): Kfir Eliaz (Tel Aviv University)

Series: Nuffield Economic Theory Seminars

May
06

Fifty Ways to Beat the Market: A Portfolio Perspective on Investment Anomalies

Speaker(s): Victor DeMiguel (London Business School)

Series: Nuffield / INET Econometric Seminars

Visiting Academics
Academic year 2015-16