The School of Economics and Finance is part of the Victoria Business School at Victoria University of Wellington.

We administer, promote and teach papers for individuals working towards attaining degrees, diplomas and other programmes in the fields of economics, econometrics and finance.

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Economics and Finance

Gain a greater understanding of the world around you through the lens of economics and finance. Study at Victoria and get your degree from one of the leading centres for business teaching and research in Australasia.

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Available subjects

  • Actuarial Science
  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Finance

Chair in the Economics of Disasters

The focus of the Chair is on the research and application of economics and public policy insights to the management of natural and other disasters.

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  • 9th Macroeconomic Dynamics Workshop 2019

    The School of Economics and Finance will hold its 9th workshop on Friday 26 April…

    Venue: RHMZ03, Mezzanine Level, Rutherford House, 23 Lambton Quay (Pipitea Campus)

  • Welfare and Information Uncertainty

    Professor Xuezhong (Tony) He, University of Technology Sydney, will be leading a seminar on welfare and information uncertainty on 3 May.

    Venue: RH102, Level 1, Rutherford House, 23 Lambton Quay (Pipitea Campus)

  • Minority Acquisitions and Information Risk

    Speaker: Dr Peng (Peter) Huang, The University of WaikatoAbstract: We show that minority acquisitions are…

    Venue: Level 12 Boardroom, Rutherford House, 23 Lambton Quay (Pipitea Campus)

Triple Crown Accreditation

Victoria Business School is among one percent of business schools worldwide to hold the 'Triple Crown' of international accreditations, along with accreditations from industry and professional bodies.

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