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Research opportunities in the Department of Economics and Related Studies

  • Awaiting Funding Decision/Possible External Funding
    Awaiting Funding Decision/Possible External Funding

Profile Description

Our pioneering work in new fields such as health, development and experimental economics alongside our long-established excellence in more traditional areas such as finance, macroeconomics and econometrics has confirmed York as a world-leader in economic research.

We offer two research degree programmes:

PhD Economics
MPhil Economics

Why us?

  • Ranked joint eighth for the impact of our research in Times Higher Education's rankings of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, with the highest overall proportion of research designated as internationally excellent or world-leading
  • One of only three institutions to receive five stars from the Centre of Higher Education Development for postgraduate economics

York has a vibrant research community led by enthusiastic and experienced academic staff. We're involved in many significant projects spanning traditional disciplinary boundaries. Our researchers work across a number of key sub-disciplines:

We offer:

  • A diverse, closely integrated academic community, committed to research excellence
  • A comprehensive postgraduate taught programme of modules, helping you to gain the skills you need to be a successful researcher in economics.
  • Regular events and seminars with a range of guest speakers
  • Opportunities for funded studentships


What next?


Check that your research interests align with the expertise of at least one (and preferably two) of our staff, and then complete an online application.

Contact us


+44 (0)1904 323788

Research degrees in the Department of Economics and Related Studies
Research in the Department of Economics and Related Studies
Department of Economics and Related Studies

Funding Notes

This programme is waiting to confirm funding from a university or external source. This may depend on attracting suitable students and applications are welcome. Please see the programme details for more information.

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