Oxford university business economics programme

OUBEP equips future leaders with the economic thinking needed to understand the external contexts and choices facing business in the modern world.

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2022 LECTURE SERIESECON 101 - DATA ECONOMYFEBRUARY - JULY 2022

This academic year marks the 101 anniversary of teaching economics at the University of Oxford.

As part of our celebration, OUBEP and the Department of Economics are running an “Econ101” lecture series on the “Data Economy”. This topic poses a range of complex economic and regulatory challenges. Through this series, we hope to inform you about the economics of the data economy.

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About OUBEP

The Oxford University Business Economics Programme is a unique learning experience for Business leaders.
By combining high-calibre academic tuition, industry-leading keynote speakers, and a diverse group of delegates, OUBEP creates a dynamic space to explore economic theory and applications which can be used to create strategic impact.
It disseminates world-class research by Oxford University academics on topics highly relevant to businesses across sectors and society in general, and provides unique networking opportunities.

Research at The
cutting edge

One of the key pillars of OUBEP is cutting-edge economic research embodied in the Economic Department of the University of Oxford. Our academics are world-class experts conducting frontier research on a broad range of topics. These include, for example, developing frameworks to quantify access to justice, using machine learning to improve refugee resettlement, studying committee structure and communication to better understand monetary policy, or using large-scale datasets to identify the importance of entrepreneurs for the macroeconomy. In the last five years, the research conducted at the Economic Department has attracted over six million pounds in grants and has been awarded the Oxford University Vice-Chancellor’s Innovation Award. Our experts also regularly influence public life by advising the UK and EU governments on topics ranging from how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted labour markets to how to evaluate pan-national R&D subsidy schemes

The next generation
of senior leaders

The senior business leaders of tomorrow will need to develop an understanding of economic theory and its practical applications so that they can make informed decisions at critical moments. Our programmes use cutting-edge research to provide delegates with deeper insight through immersive learning and group discussion.

At the core of the Oxford University Business Economics Programme is an intensive, two-week development course for the next generation of senior leaders. By combining high-calibre academic tuition, industry-leading keynote speakers, and a diverse group of delegates, OUBEP creates a dynamic space to explore economic theory and applications to help solve problems and create strategic impact.

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At OUBEP, we facilitate a unique space to explore economic theory and its applications to allow individuals to create strategic impact in their organisation. We curate online seminars to share world-class research on topics of high relevance to business leaders (Sustainability, Diversity and Equality, the Covid crisis and the recoveries)

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