Our research groups have a strong international reputation. Each group hosts an annual workshop to support the exchange of ideas and to bring world-leading researchers to Bristol.
Applied Microeconomics researchers draw on rich datasets and large-scale field experiments in health, education, employment and welfare policies.
Our research in econometrics has helped to advance the study of panel data models, non-parametric methods, and estimation of treatment effects.
Research in macroeconomics encompasses the theoretical and quantitative study of labour and financial market frictions, household decisions and associated policies.
Theoretical research focuses on the optimal design of markets, public services, and political institutions.