With much of our research described as 'world leading', the Department of Economics at Royal Holloway is among the best in the UK for Research Excellence.
The 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) classified 80% of our research was classified as world-leading or internationally excellent (rated 3* and 4*). We continue to consider our research of the greatest importance and prioritise our real-world impact beyond the university.
Our facilities reflect our research orientation, and we have sought to ensure our students have easy access to cutting edge resources. We are privileged to be equipped with an ExpReSS Lab for conducting economic and financial experiments, and a working papers archive containing work from current faculty and advanced students.