‌‌Dr. Francesco Bravo delivering a lecture

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‌‌‌Dr. Gulcin Ozkan delivering a lecture



As one of the largest economics departments in the UK we offer a great diversity of research expertise and research-led teaching. Our academic community of staff, students and visitors is both intellectually vibrant and international in perspective. Read more

Professor Jo Swaffield
Head of Department 

Our research 

Interesting examples of our research, and the relevance to wider society and the economy can be seen here:

Top 10 for research impact (Times Higher Education's ranking of the Research Excellence Framework 2014)

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Study at York 

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Royal Economic Society Annual Public Lecture at York ‘a widening participation success’

Posted on Tuesday 4 December 2018

Professor Oriana Bandiera (LSE) spoke about ‘what economists really do’ to a large audience of school pupils from across the North of England.

Freshers' Survey

Posted on Tuesday 20 November 2018

Calling all first years: how was your experience of settling into York?

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Economics at York looking to appoint Chairs in Economics & Finance and Financial Econometrics

Posted on Thursday 1 November 2018

The Department of Economics and Related Studies is ranked among the top 100 economics departments in the world and in the top 10 in the UK (Tilburg University Economics Rankings 2017).

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Marco Mariotti (QMUL)



Enrica Carbone (University of Campania)

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