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The Open University’s mission: open to people, places, methods and ideas sets us apart from other universities globally.  The OU alumni and current student community is a movement of millions.  We are enormously proud to promote educational opportunity and social justice.

The OU is a pioneer of distance and part-time learning, championing an inclusive ethos and blended approach to teaching.

Economics is based in the School of Social Sciences & Global Studies in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Economists at the OU are part of the Innovation, Knowledge and Development Research Centre and the Open Political Economy Group, which are research-active centres organising regular events in the UK.

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