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Call for participants
Association for Heterodox Economics
Funded post graduate workshop on advanced research methods

14th-15th January 2016
Leeds University Business School

There are funded places available for registered Ph.D. students to cover UK travel, accommodation and subsistence expenses for the above event. The workshop covers topics in research not typically covered in economics training. It will be held for the first time at the University of Leeds, which has a continuing tradition of doing economics in open, critical ways. The workshop is open to any Ph.D. students, but UK-registered Ph.D. students have priority. Funding priority will be given to UK-registered students. Students who have previously attended are not eligible for funding.

Workshop topics include:

  • Reorienting economics to match method with social material
  • Quantitative analysis applicable to open economic systems
  • Grounded theory in Economics
  • Social network theory in Economics
  • Mixing quantitative and qualitative data

Session leaders:

Professor Bruce Cronin University of Greenwich
Dr. Paul Downward Loughborough University
Professor Steve Keen Kingston University
Dr Jamie Morgan Leeds Beckett University
Professor Sheila Dow University of Stirling
Professor Wendy Olsen University of Manchester

Further details (final deadline for applications 7th November, 2015):

For information on how to apply, and for further details, please contact

Dr. Andrew Mearman Email. A.J.Mearman@leeds.ac.uk
Leeds University Business School  
University of Leeds LS2 9JT      U.K.