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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Forthcoming Events

Jan
18

Finnish demographic development 1648-1811. New estimates of birth, death and marriage rates

Speaker(s): Miikka Voutilainen (University of Jyväskylä)

Series: Graduate Seminar in Economic and Social History at Nuffield

Jan
18

The Cost of Distance: Geography and Governance in Rural India

Speaker(s): Karan Nagpal

Series: CSAE Research Workshops

Jan
19

Skill Accumulation in the Market and at Home

Speaker(s): Jean Flemming

Series: Department of Economics Seminars

Jan
20

Title: TBA

Speaker(s): TBA

Series: Nuffield / INET Econometric Seminars

Jan
23

Title TBA

Speaker(s): Bernhard Kasberger, University of Vienna

Series: Postdoctoral & DPhil Research Workshops