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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Your donations are helping save lives
23 Mar 2020
Funding to investigate how economic inequality impacts our perceptions and beliefs
11 Dec 2019
Essex continues to be ranked in global elite for social sciences
06 Nov 2019