Practical economics, real impact.


By exploring economic principles we help to address complex problems, from the decisions made by individuals through to global economic policy.

Visit us on a summer 2015 open day

Come and see what it's like to study at a top economics department and find out why Sheffield is so special.

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Undergraduate students Intro Week 2015

Undergraduate students studying in 2015 can now find out about their Intro Week starting 21 September 2015.

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Postgraduate students Intro Week 2015

Postgraduate Masters students joining us in 2015 can now find out about their Intro Week starting 21 September 2015.

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Study with us

Study with us and you'll discover the powerful ideas that shape economic theory and influence real-world situations.

Undergraduate studies> Masters studies> Postgraduate research studies>

Our world-leading research

Our world-leading research explores areas as diverse as labour and education, health and well-being, how firms and industry operate and macroeconomic systems.

Research areas> Institute for Economic Analysis of Decision-making (InstEAD)> Our research working papers series>
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The real world of economics

We work with a range of organisations to provide students with unique employment experiences and we help companies to innovate with our internationally-recognised research skills.

Employment experiences> Work, Pensions and Labour Economics Study Group (WPEG)>