Political Economy and Business Research


Political economy and business research at the Department for Continuing Education

The Department carries out research on range of topics in the broad fields of political economy, public policy and business.

Research highlights, past and present:


Ukraine's hidden tragedy: understanding the outcomes of population displacement

Project funded under the UK AHRC-ESRC joint Partnership for Conflict Crime and Security Research (PaCCS) Innovation Awards that will explore the experience of the Ukrainians displaced by the de facto annexation of Crimea by Russia in 2014


The Price of Rights

The Price of Rights analyzed how high-income countries restrict the rights of migrant workers as part of their labor immigration policies.


‘REMINDER’: new research on migration and mobility in the European Union

3-year project investigates the economic, social, institutional and policy factors that have shaped the impacts of free movement

Upcoming courses

Mixing it up: Understanding and using mixed methods research in social sciences

  • Professional development
  • Mon 14 Oct 2019 to 09 Dec 2019