Overview

In 1800 the University of Edinburgh was the first Anglophone University in the world to teach economics as an independent subject.

Two centuries later, economics at the University of Edinburgh is a growing, vibrant department with strengths in several areas of modern economics.

Our areas of expertise and affiliations, with links to recent discussion papers and other activities.

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Events

We offer regular seminars and workshops as well as more informal support for staff and students. Seminars and public lectures are open to an interdisciplinary audience.

Events

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Areas of Expertise

We have particular expertise in microeconomic theory, macroeconomics and labour economics.

Areas of Expertise

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Discussion papers

Our repository of Discussion Papers demonstrates the range and depth of our research.

Discussion Papers

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Focus papers

The School has produced a selection of Focus Papers, highlighting some of its research activities

Focus Papers

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Recent publications

A summary of recently published materials, explained in a non-technical context.

Recent publications

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Research in a Nutshell

1 minute videos introducing academic staff and their research.

Videos presenting Economics research

Notebooks

Ethics

Research Committee members are Dr Kohei Kawamura, Prof José V. Rodríguez Mora, Prof József Sákovics and Dr Robert Zymek; Gina Reddie, secretary

Ethics

Affiliations

Affiliations

The School is affiliated with several prestigious institutes in Scotland.

Affiliations


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