Youll combine current mainstream theoretical and applied techniques with a range of alternative critical perspectives, equipping you to meet the growing demand for economics that can address and resolve real-world problems in the aftermath of the global financial crisis. The Economics programme is offered by University of Leeds.
Youll gain unique insight into pressing economic issues, from the microeconomics of firms and markets to the macroeconomics of the global economy. Optional modules will also allow you to tailor your learning to your interests or career plans, from comparative economics to the economics of transport regulation, and principles of health economics to corporate finance.
Our Economics department stands for a distinctive type of economics, which is realistic, interdisciplinary and policy relevant. We take an open-minded approach to economic problems, and draw on expertise from one of the major hubs of heterodox economics research in the UK.
Stream 1: Global Economy
Stream 2: Finance
Stream 3: Comparative Economics
Stream 4: Regulation
Stream 5: Health
Stream 6: Environment
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