Highly ranked around the world, the School of Economics is part of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law at AUT.
Our world-class teaching is informed by our research and provides students with rigorous analytical skills. Our staff are committed to excellent research, high-quality supervision, and community and professional engagement.
The school maintains a strong, research-led teaching tradition, with research published in the world's leading economics, public policy and related journals.More about our research
Published to facilitate early debate and discussion, the economics working paper series includes work from economists across the School of Economics, the Centre for Social Data Analytics and the New Zealand Work Research Institute.
The AUT Economics Society offers a supportive environment where students can apply their economic theory to the current business environment.
Associate Professor Saten Kumar
Head of School of Economics
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 – ext: 5817