Oxford University has one of the strongest, largest, and most varied groups of economists in the world. This is reflected in the diversity of our research which covers virtually every aspect of modern economic analysis and its applications. Research activity within the Department is focused within smaller, specialised groups. Each group holds regular workshops at which research by faculty and graduate students are presented and discussed; many distinguished researchers from outside Oxford also visit us to present their work at seminars.
Alongside the research groups, the Department is home to a number of specialized economics research centres.
The econometrics research group covers most areas of modern econometric theory and applications. We have strengths in macroeconometrics, microeconometrics , computationally intensive econometrics and financial econometrics. Many members of the group are affiliated with either the Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance http://www.oxford-man.ox.ac.u...Read more
Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource-Rich Economies (OxCarre)
Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource-Rich Economies (OxCarre) was established in October 2007 with a generous donation from BP to become a global centre of excellence to analyse the economics of resource rich countries. The Centre conducts original and objective research to improve understanding of the performance of resource rich economies, and to inform policy design to enhance this per...Read more