Department of Economics

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We're a department of leading academics and inquisitive students.

From looking at how online dating is changing the face of society, to how students show bias towards female lecturers, and how technology can predict where and when a crime will happen, you can keep up-to-date with our latest developments and current activities by our staff and students.

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Artist-in-residence to use Essex social science research as inspiration for new work
20 Mar 2019
Economic and Social Research Council awards Essex new round of funding to boost research impact
31 Jan 2019
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09 Oct 2018