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Now, more than ever, we need to understand how money markets work at a global and local level. Economists at Southampton examine many aspects of the complex financial transactions that control our lives, producing research with relevance to both the discipline and policymakers, much of which has international impact.

  • 25 April 2016

    Southampton Finance and Econometrics Works...

    To celebrate the launching of our new MSc programme in Finance and ...

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  • World-leading research

    We are proud of our reputation for cutting-edge research. Our research strength ranges across the core areas of the discipline.

    The credibility of science

    Employing social sciences for a bias-free approach


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    Booking is open for 2016

    Visit us at one of our Open Days and find out what it's really like to study economics here. Get a feel for university life, learn about our programmes direct from our academics, join us for tours of campus and facilities and get our tips for applying to study here.

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    Facilities for economics students

    Economics at Southampton have recently invested in a suite of Bloomberg terminals identical to those used in the city

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    “I have managed to secure a five year graduate training contract with PwC to qualify as a Chartered Accountant and Management Consultant. Southampton’s reputation and strong links with employers certainly helped me to secure this in the extremely competitive graduate job market.”

    Tom Scowsill - BSc Economics

    International scholarships

    Our international scholarships are offered to self-funding international students with excellent qualifications

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