Applicants for Economics
Welcome to our community of Economists at Kent
School of Economics community
Discover more about studying at the School of Economics through the resources below, including our staff and student videos.
Take a look at the full list of Economics undergraduate degrees, read some examples of current work being carried out by our students and discover what is available to you outside the classroom.
Kent Economics Undergraduate Research
A journal of outstanding student dissertations.
The Best Student Research of 2022.
This Journal showcases the great research work which the University of Kent’s Economics undergraduates produce in their final year. These works are typically our student's first exploration into research, but the standard of work they produce is high and the intellectual content impressive.
Elon Musk, Memes and Cryptocurrency: An Empirical Analysis (PDF)
Kheireddine Adeyemi, BSc Financial Economics with a Year in Industry, 2022
The Refugee Effect on Host Countries (PDF)
Aliye Osman, BSc Economics with Econometrics, 2022
The Wage-Productivity Nexus in the UK Economy (PDF)
Emmanuel Begah, BSc Economics, 2022
How have health investments changed since COVID19? (PDF)
Lewis Powell, BSc Economics with Econometrics, 2022
Sexual Minority Disparities in Earnings in the UK (PDF)
Lucy Watson, BSc Economics with Econometrics, 2022
Interest Rate Parity at the Lower Pound (PDF)
Mihai Leolea, BSc Economics with a Year in Industry, 2022
The Impact of a Financial Transaction Tax on the Market (PDF)
Muzaffer Sasmaz, BSc Economics, 2022
Workplace Attributes, in the context of “Self-Handicapping” (PDF)
Niamh Dunlea, BSc Economics with Econometrics, 2022
The Effectiveness of the US Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) (PDF)
Oliver Micallef, BSc Economics with Econometrics, 2022
Are Mobile Phones the Future for Education in Africa? (PDF)
Sophie Louise Knott, BSc Economics with Econometrics, 2022
Post Pandemic Hybrid Working and Living (PDF)
Tayla-Leigh Dos Santos, BSc Economics, 2022
Making Cities Green (PDF)
Thomas Radcliffe Taylor Dawkins, BSc Economics, 2022
Worker Safety in India (PDF)
Victoria Violet Evans, BSc Economics, 2022
Causal Analysis of UK Property Transaction Tax Holidays in COVID19 (PDF)
William Morgan, BSc Economics with a Year in Industry, 2022
Yes, I do really enjoy Economics!
Karina Maheswaran studied Economics with a Year in Industry and she tells us why she is so glad she chose to study it.
The award-winning Kent Economics Society (@kent_econsociety on Instagram) is a student-run organisation ratified by Kent Union. They hold an annual Economics Summit and regular events throughout the year like the Kennedy Casino Night.
The Kent Invest society is the one to join for anyone with aspirations in finance. They hold weekly meetings and an annual 'Stock Pitch Challenge'. Follow @kent.invest on Instagram for updates.
What is 'the value of Economics'?
We live in a world of disparity.
Why are some countries poor?
Why are some countries rich?
Here some of our talented staff -your potential teachers, explain what motivated them to study Economics in the first place, and what makes it such a powerful discipline.
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