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Department of Economics

By exploring economic principles we help to address complex problems, from the decisions made by people and firms through to global economic policy.


Research seminar series

The Department of Economics hosts a research seminar series throughout the academic year.

Our next external seminar

29 March 2023    Dimitris Christelis    University of Glasgow   "The causal effect of facemask-wearing on symptomatic Infection from COVID-19: Observational data evidence from 26 European countries and Israel."

Our next internal seminar

28 March 2023   Mich Tvede    Fiscal policy: random is optimal

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Sheffield Economics Research Paper Series

The Sheffield Economic Research Paper Series (SERPS) offers a forum for the research output of the Department of Economics. Our latest working papers include:

Platform Models and Strategic Interaction on a Multi-Agent Transport Network, by Jolian McHardy

Arbitrary Inflation in Fractional Models, by Sarah Brown, Daniel Gray, William Greene, Mark N. Harris

Household portfolios and financial literacy: The flight to delegation, by Sarah Brown, Alexandros Kontonikas, Alberto Montagnoli, Harry Pickard, Karl Taylor

Minimum Wage Spillover Effects and Social Welfare in a Model of Stochastic Job Matching, by Panagiotis NanosView all working papers

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