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BAManagement Economics

University of Essex
United Kingdom, Colchester
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Overview

You develop your abilities in economics and gain confidence in applying them to organisational management, as well as receiving expert training in quantitative research methods. You gain a thorough understanding of how businesses function and develop your analytical, modelling and research skills through studying topics including:

- Managing people and practices
- Marketing
- Monopoly power and regulation
- Applying economic techniques to managing new technologies
- The impact of business decisions on products, prices, and social welfare

We are rated consistently highly for student satisfaction and are top 5 in the UK for research, with over 90% of our research rated as “world-leading” or “internationally excellent” (REF 2014).

Management economics gives you a valuable grounding in economics, with a particular focus on how companies work. We provide you with a greater understanding of the how firms operate, teaching you how resources are allocated within a company, why a company is structured in a particular way, and how these structures affect the overall economy.

This ensures that you graduate having received a strong training in management economics.

Programme structure

Year 1

Introduction to Economics
Introduction to Quantitative Economics (optional)
Methods of Economic Analysis (optional)
Introduction to Management and Marketing (optional)
Career Skills in Economics

Year 2

Macroeconomics (Intermediate)
Microeconomics (Intermediate)
Management of New Technology
Economics of Organisational Management
Career Skills in Economics
Mathematical Methods in Economics (optional)
Introduction to Econometric Methods (optional)

Final year

Theory of Monopoly and Regulation
Market Structure and Strategic Behaviour
Project: Economics
International Trade (optional)
Economic Analysis of Asset Prices (optional)
Economics of Bond and Derivatives Markets (optional)
Strategies of Economic Development (optional)

Career opportunities

Our students are in demand from a wide range of employers in a host of occupations, including financial analysis, management, public administration and accountancy.

Our recent graduates have gone on to work for a wide range of high-profile companies including:

Bank of England
Deloitte
Ernst and Young
Morgan Stanley
Bank of New York
RBB Economic Consulting
Government Economic Service

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States