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Professor Jo Swaffield
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We are delighted to hold an Athena SWAN Bronze Award, in recognition of our commitment to gender equality.
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Posted on Friday 19 June 2020
York Economics retained top position as 9th in the UK and 76th in the world
Posted on Sunday 17 May 2020
The Department of Economics and Related Studies is delighted to have gained an Athena SWAN Bronze Award.
In 2019, our colleague Dr Alan Krause sadly died. Please see our tribute to Alan.