The impact of economic shocks on health and health inequalities
Prof B Hollingsworth, Dr E Zucchelli
23 January 2019
The PhD is in the area of the impact on health of economic shocks. The causal pathways between economic circumstances and health status are affected by economic shocks, such as the recent economic recession, and the latest causal mediation analysis methods.
An economic assessment of swarm robotics for field crops
Prof J Lowerberg-DeBoer
28 February 2019
PhD Studentship (36 months funding with potential for an additional year with teaching experience). Background. Population and economic growth is driving up the demand for more and better quality food, especially fruits and vegetables.
Economic Impact of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)
Mechanical and Process Engineering
Dr R Patel, Dr N Rahmanian, Dr Z Hussain
Applications accepted all year round
The reduction of emissions of greenhouse gases is agreed in November 2016 in the Paris international agreement (IEA Dec. 2016). The agreement is expected to create a transformative change in the energy sector to combat climate change.