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
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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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.
Posted on Tuesday 20 November 2018
Calling all first years: how was your experience of settling into York?
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).