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 …

Women in Economics 2019

A series of afternoon talks by four prominent female economists showed young female students why women need economics, and economics needs women.

The event was organised to aid gender diversity in the subject of economics and inspire young female students …

Benjamin Meaker Distinguished Visiting Professor Krishna Pendakur

Profile image of Krishna PendakurKrishna Pendakur delivered a number of talks during his visit to the University of Bristol as part of the Institute of Advanced Studies’ Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professorships.

Through the Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professorships, the Department of Economics has been …

Contract Theory Workshop 2019

Nobel prize-winning Oliver Hart delivered a keynote lecture to open our two day Contract Theory Workshop.

The workshop brought together international experts in the field, from economists and lawyers to contract practitioners. Over the two days, a variety of new …