Find out the latest news from the Economics department.
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.
NGO Explorer tool aims to connect the UK’s development charities
30 Apr 2019
To address this gap, Professor Dan Brockington of the University of Sheffield and Dr Nicola Banks of The University of Manchester set out to map and ...
Bangladesh is booming, but authoritarianism could burst its bubble
28 Feb 2019
Bangladesh has been a development success story in recent years. The country made remarkable progress in poverty alleviation prior to the Millennium ...