Economics at UWE is an exciting and cutting-edge applied Economics course, which focuses on real and relevant issues using and applying the latest economic theory. All our modules are informed by a pluralist approach to economic thinking and alternative schools of thought that are now shaping economics. This includes new-institutional economics, happiness economics, and evolutionary economics. You will acquire the skills necessary to analyse numerous real-world issues, including irrational behaviour, how firms really operate, the cost of continued economic growth and sustainability, post-crisis banking, development and migration, using a variety of different methods that includes an integral pure mathematics strand. Teaching is informed by current research and is led by a strong team of dynamic, supportive and research-active tutors, experts in their field and economics enthusiasts.