Welcome to our Department
Our research is broad ranging and far-reaching and includes economic growth and policy; behavioural economics; quantitative research in financial economics; and environmental and energy economics.
Our PhD Programme
Our programme gives you the opportunity to combine rigorous academic theory with research to influence the world of business and make a unique contribution to your field of study.
Our Research Centres
Our active research centres deliver impactful research across the global business world informing policy and changing business practice.
Centre for Banking Institutions and Development
The Centre for Banking, Institutions and Development (CBID) is involved in a range of on-going research projects examining emerging issues in banking.
Centre for Environmental and Energy Economics
The Centre works on large-scale system modelling of environmental and energy issues, as well as local policy design design and correction.
Centre for Macroeconomic Policy
Our Centre investigates the broad determinants of economic growth, and the possible impact of this on individuals and wider society.
Durham Research In Economic Analysis and Mechanisms
The focus of this centre is on microeconomic theory and its applications, with a special emphasis on the design of institutions.
Centre for Experimental Methods and Behavioural Research
We engage with public and industry partners to incorporate experimental methods that lead to high-quality impact.
Quantitative Research in Financial Economics
Our group focuses on all aspects of quantitative and empirical financial modelling, underpinned by state-of-the-art data facilities.