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 offers coursework degrees called Master of Political Economy, Graduate Diploma in Political Economy and Graduate Certificate in Political Economy. For more details about these coursework options, please click on 'Coursework' at the left of this page. The Department of Political Economy Postgraduate Coursework coordinator is Dr. Bill Dunn.
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.