Now, more than ever, we need to understand how the money markets work at a global and local level. Economists at Southampton are involved in examining many aspects of the complex web of financial transactions that control our lives.
DTC status creates PhD opportunites
Doctoral Training Centre status is enabling us to expand opportunities for high-quality PhD candidates
An international community
We have active research and teaching collaborations with numerous institutions throughout Europe, the USA, Canada and Mexico
Radio programme about early financial crash
Lack of A level maths leading to fewer female economists
We are proud of our reputation for cutting-edge research. In each of the research assessment exercises to date, we have been placed among the top ten UK universities for economics.
Some of our MScs are designed for those who want to become specialist economists. Others are intended for those who want to pursue a career in which the input of economics is essential.