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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 ...
Playing catch-up: how latecomer economies joined the digital race
7 Nov 2019
New research from The University of Manchester explores the strategies used by latecomer economies to play catch-up to the digital world.