This course provides the technical tools required for understanding and developing microeconomic and macroeconomic models, while building a comprehensive knowledge of econometric techniques.
It exposes you to contemporary economic thinking and maximises the range of specialist economics topics that are available for study.
At the end of the course, you will be able to read and understand current and classic research papers in economics. Your theoretical knowledge is supported with hands-on training in the use, presentation and interpretation of economic data, which includes exploring various advanced econometric software packages.
The range of optional modules on offer allows you to tailor your studies to suit your interests, while our research-led approach to teaching guarantees an exciting and challenging experience, providing the skills you need to progress as a professional economist or academic researcher.
Content for this course is provided by the pivotal work of our research centres, including those in behavioural economics, international economics, time series econometrics, political economy and development economics.