Postgraduate Research Studies in Political Economy

The Department of Political Economy at the University of Sydney is recognised internationally as a leading centre of political economic analysis and research.

The Department of Political Economy's research and teaching is critical and interdisciplinary, challenging narrow, formalistic approaches to economics, and emphasising relationships between economics and its broader social and political context. Research and publication is concentrated on non-neoclassical economic theory, Australian economic and social policy, international trade and development, the nature of work, urbanisation and regional development, and global integration.

The Department also has a vigorous postgraduate research program and offers the following research degrees:

The Department of Political Economy Postgraduate Research Coordinator is Dr Michael Beggs.