15 Fully-funded Doctoral Studentships at Cass Business School, City University of London

Duration of the Funding: 48 months
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
Funding for: UK Students, EU Students, International Students
Funding amount: £16,000 per annum for full-time study over 4 years

Cass Business School is offering 15 PhD studentships comprising tuition fees and maintenance grant of £16,000 pa for four years, starting in October 2017.

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Adjunct Instructor, University of North Texas

The Department of Economics seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Instructor Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for the Spring and Summer 2017 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.… read more ...

Economics of Populism

Social scientists regard globalization and technological progress as major contributors to the ongoing increase in job and income polarization in the United States and Europe. This increased inequality is thought to have reduced standards of living for the median voter in both regions.  Against this backdrop, the 2007-2008 financial crisis seems to have created a political and economic climate of populism on both the right and the left of the political spectrum.… read more ...

New Working Papers October 2016

The following working papers have recently been added to our working papers page:

Besedes, Tibor, Stefan Goldbach and Volker Nitsch (2015)  ” You’re Banned! The Effect of Sanctions on Cross-Border Financial Flows

Zissimos, Ben and Jan Wouters (2016) “US – Shrimp II (Vietnam): Dubious Application of Anti-Dumping Duties; Should Have Used Safeguards.”… read more ...