Call for Participants – Association for Heterodox Economics – Online postgraduate workshop on advanced research methods

Call for participants

Association for Heterodox Economics

Online postgraduate workshop on advanced research methods

6th-8thApril 2021

Applications are open for places at the annual Association for Heterodox Economics postgraduate workshop on advanced research methods in economics. The workshop is open to anyone studying a Ph.D. on an economic topic. Applications are welcome from anywhere in the world. Students who have previously attended are not eligible to apply. The workshop will be conducted in English.

The workshop covers topics in research not typically covered in economics training. It will be held for the first time entirely online. It will also be held over three shorter days, running from 1030-1530 UTC+1. Learning in our interactive sessions will be supported by pre-reading and dedicated video recordings by leading scholars.

Workshop topics include:

  • Reorienting economics to match method with social material
  • Quantitative analysis applicable to open economic systems
  • Qualitative methods
  • Social network theory in Economics
  • Mixing quantitative and qualitative data and mixed-methods research
  • Publishing work which uses non-standard methodologies

Session leaders (alphabetical by family name):

Professor Andrew BrownUniversity of Leeds
Professor Bruce CroninUniversity of Greenwich
Professor Paul DownwardUniversity of Loughborough
Professor Wendy OlsenUniversity of Manchester
Dr. Sara StevanoSOAS, University of London

The final deadline for applications is 6th March, 2021.

Please direct any queries to Dr. Andrew Mearman, University of Leeds: a.j.mearman@leeds.ac.uk

To apply directly online, please complete the form here.