Department of Economics

Economics teaching has a long history at Birmingham and we pride ourselves on achieving very high levels of student satisfaction. We are a research-led department with specialisms in Macroeconomics, Financial Economics, Experimental Economics, Economic Theory and Environmental Economics, to name but a few. Our commitment to teaching and research excellence ensures that our graduates benefit from very high levels of employability.


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The Department of Economics has a distinguished history of research, boasting crucial advances in the field.



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Posted 24 October 2018

Crashing out of the EU with a no-deal Brexit

Aditya Goenka, Chair in Economics: "In the event of a hard Brexit, analysts expect that the pound could depreciate by a further 10 percent, adding to the inflationary pressures in the economy."

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