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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 University of Wellington and get your degree from one of the leading centres for business teaching and research in Australasia.

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  • Actuarial Science
  • Econometrics
  • Economics
  • Finance

Chair in the Economics of Disasters and Climate Change

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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  • Max Headroom: Discretionary Capital Buffers and Bank Risk

    Speaker: Martien Lubberink (Associate Professor, School of Accounting and Commercial Law, Victoria University of Wellington)Associate…

    Venue: RH103, Level 1, Rutherford House (Pipitea Campus)

  • The Smart Beta Mirage

    Speaker: Hong Xiang, The University of Hong KongHong is a PhD candidate at The University…

    Venue: Zoom: https://vuw.zoom.us/j/93266286065

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Wellington School of Business and Government 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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