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Women in Economics

On International Women’s Day, the women in the Department of Economics are challenging the traditional perception of Economics.Read the full article

Unpacking the Disability Employment Gap in the UK

To mark the UK Disability History Month, Dr Andrew Bryce talks about the research currently being undertaken at the Department of Economics, which aims to unpack the disability employment gap and identify the underlying factors explaining why the employment rate of disabled people is so low.

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Dr Jesse Matheson discusses his research area 'Zoomshock'. He explains what this is, the impact it has had, and shares his advice for early career researchers.