School of Economics

Ranked in the UK’s top 10 for world-leading research in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021, we act as economic advisers to inform governments, institutions and organisations, and use these real-world applications in our teaching to give our students an insight into industry.


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Professor Maurizio Zanardi

Head of School of Economics, Professor in Economics

I am a Professor of Economics and Head of the School of Economics at the University of Surrey. Before joining the University of Surrey (in January 2021), I held appointments at Lancaster University, Université libre de Bruxelles, Tilburg University, and the University of Glasgow. I am also a Co-Director of the European Trade Study Group (ETSG). I received a Ph.D. in Economics f...

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