Find out what's been happening in the Economics department.
Businesses benefiting from political connections harm China’s economic growth
21 Apr 2022
Researchers from The University of Manchester and University of Navarra have examined the value of politically connected firm directors to the Chinese...
2021 New Year Honours for Professor of Economics
11 Jan 2021
The New Year Honours lists mark the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the UK. Rachel Griffith is Professor of Economics in the...
Economics Professor authors book on monetary policy and financial regulation
11 Nov 2020
Since the global financial crisis, there has been a renewed effort to emphasize financial frictions in designing closed- and open-economy ...
Social Science students win scholarships for PhD study
20 Jul 2020
Mohammad Javad was awarded the James Lincoln PhD studentship in Economics. The studentship is inspired by the life and legacy of Dr James Lincoln, a ...