Organisation profile

Organisation profile

As one of the largest UK Economics Departments, we have an outstanding international reputation for both research and teaching.

Our Department includes economists, econometricians, statisticians, theorists and historians.

Pioneering work in new fields like health and experimental economics established York as a world leader, and developing an international reputation in all core areas of economics.

In the last Research Excellent Framework (2014), we were ranked eight in the UK for Research Impact (the benefit of our research to wider society) and ninth according to research power, with almost three-quarters of research defined as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

In the 2017 Tilburg University's Worldwide Economics Research Ranking, we are ranked top 10 in the UK and top 100 in the world.

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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