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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Essex among best universities for community engagement and local growth
31 Mar 2021
Journal places Essex social scientists in top 2% in the world for citations
25 Mar 2021
Investigating how fintech can deepen UK-India trade relations
10 Feb 2021