Economics at AUT University: School overview

Also referred to as, or includes, business economics, public policy - economics
Our teaching is informed by our research and provides students with rigorous analytical skills that are keenly sought by employers in both the private and public sectors.


  • Labour and human resource economics
  • International trade and finance
  • Development economics
  • Institutional economics
  • Geographical economics
  • Policy evaluation

Head School of Economics

Tim Maloney

Professor Tim Maloney
Chair of Economics
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 5823

Economics research interests and associations

The school maintains a strong, research-led teaching tradition, with research published in the world's leading economics, public policy and related journals.

Economics degrees and qualifications


News, events and conferences   

AUT Business School Conferences and Seminars

Contact the School of Economics

Malliga Rassu
School Co-ordinator
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 5057

New students and general enquiries

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Phone: 0800 AUT UNI (0800 288 864)
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