Bristol Economics student nominated for finals of National Undergraduate of the Year Competition

Image of a lecture hall and the text: Undergraduate of the year finalistBSc Economics and Management student, Saul Wilson, made it to the final round of the TARGETJobs national student awards after taking part in a competitive process.

The TARGETJobs Undergraduate of the Year competition is open to all undergraduate students across the UK, offering opportunities and prizes such as internships and placements with internationally recognised organisations taking part in the initiative.…

Economic recovery, UBI, University bail-outs: What do the experts say?

Academic Expert Opinion Poll Staff at the University of Bristol’s department of Economics grapple with some COVID19-related economic questions. Where does the expert consensus lie?

Asking the experts: in a new series for the economics blog, Economics undergraduate student, Ethan Lester puts COVID19-related economic questions to department staff and writes up their responses.…

Bristol Plus Outstanding Award Winners

Bristol Plus Outstanding Award AchieverCongratulations to the following Economics students for achieving the Outstanding Award as part of this year’s Bristol Plus Programme, the University’s employability award.

The Bristol Plus Programme Outstanding Award rewards students who have achieved something substantial and significant outside of their studies at Bristol, with award categories including innovation and enterprise, global citizenship, and sustainable futures.…

Competitions for current students

competition time prize iconOffice for National Statistics Renaissance Prize – with support from your Bristol Lecturer’s

Please note this competition has now closed.

Task: Write an essay answering  the question: “Is a UK Government commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals good for the economy and business in general?”

Prize: (1) Develop communication and analytical skills.…

Economics debate team take first place at national competition

three student winners of the university debate competitionThree Economics students have won first place at The Economics Debate, an inter-university  debating competition involving ten universities.

Pravin, Noah and Fintan, final-year BSc Economics and Politics, and Economics and Philosophy student’s stormed ahead in the annual university debating competition to take the final title.…