June was exam month at the school but it also brought us an OBE, a top ranking, a Kent Researcher’s Award as well as Pride … Read more
Yannis Galankis wins People’s Choice at the Researcher’s Showcase
This year, PhD student Yannis Galankis participated in the “Research Creative” category of the Researchers Showcase competitions! His entry was a video teaser of my recent … Read more
PhD candidate Yannis Galankis takes part in the 2021 Kent Researchers’ Showcase
The 2021 Kent Researchers’ Showcase started earlier this week – an amazing opportunity to share our research and communicate our results. This year, I am … Read more
Have Social Distancing Measures Led to an Increase in Inequality in Latin America and The Carribean?
PhD candidate from the School of Economics Werner Pena has had a paper entitled ‘The Distributional Consequences of Social Distancing on Poverty and Labour Income … Read more
March News Roundup
March marked the one-year anniversary since the first lockdown and while we’re still not back together in person yet, it’s been a rich time for … Read more
Life after Winning the Lottery
The first paper of PhD candidate, Guillermo Cabanillas-Jiménez’s thesis has researched the effect of the Spanish Christmas Lottery, El-Gordo – a very popular event in … Read more
Professor Allouch Is Published in the Journal of Mathematical Economics
The paper published in the Journal of Mathematical Economics investigates welfare targeting for public goods in networks. The research conducted by Professor Nizar Allouch and … Read more
Leap into 2021 with an International Research Scholarship at the School of Economics.
The School of Economics is pleased to invite applications for International Research Scholarships to commence in September 2021. The School has a thriving research community that you can … Read more
‘Food Systems, Natural Resources and Environment’: Signature theme success.
A steering team, comprised of Centre for European Agri-Environmental Studies economists, as well as academics from disciplines as wide KBS and SAC have successfully had … Read more
Kent Economists lend their expertise to parliament during the Covid crisis
Over the past few weeks, as the UK Parliament engages with the COVID-19 outbreak, they have experienced a surge in need for access to research … Read more