SOAS University of London

Department of Economics

Research in the Economics Department

Research Grants

The SOAS Department of Economics' strengths are recognised internationally and, as a consequence, it has received large amounts of funding for its research activities from a large number of organisations. Major research grants that academics in the Department have attracted recently include:

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Research in Action

Department staff have assumed high-profile advisory roles for international organisations such as various UN organisations, the Commonwealth Secretariat, the OECD, the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, the African Development Bank, and numerous governments and central banks worldwide.

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Research Clusters

The SOAS Department of Economics is a leading centre for economic research with a specialisation in the study of developing and emerging economies. It has a vibrant research culture by staff working in a plethora of issues, covering an unparalleled range of countries and regions. The Department's research is centred around five research clusters:

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Research Networks

Department staff played a major role in the funding of the International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE), a pluralistic forum for all progressive brands of political economy, the Japan Economy Network (JEN), and the European Research Network on Social and Economic Policy (EReNSEP).

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Working Papers

Our working papers show the range and impact of research in our Department.

The Economics Working Paper Series.