University of Leicester
Students are encouraged to present their work at international conferences as well as at the department's extensive programme of workshops and seminars and funding is available to support this; recent topics of study include: gowth dynamics (an empirical investigation of output growth using international data); speculation and inefficiency on financial markets (simulation and empirical analysis); macroeconomic performance and monetary policy (an econometric analysis of business survey data in the European community); an econometric analysis of economic reform in Turkey; portfolio allocation problems and quantity constraints (an analysis of the Warsaw Stock Exchange); finance, growth and volatility.
A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent and a good grade in a recognised Master�s degree course; the application should include an outline of a general field of research interest.
The course offer PhD supervision in areas that are compatible with the research interest of staff; a (non-exhaustive) sample of research areas include: Game theory; mechanism design; behavioral economics; industrial organisation; growth theory; public economics; labour economics; political economy; economics of migration; health economics.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,455 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (EU fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,998 per Academic year (EU fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
0116 229 7652