Research course

Centre for Research in Institutional Economics

Institution
University of Hertfordshire · Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities Research Institute
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMRes

Entry requirements

Should normally hold good honours degree in the proposed study area. However will consider applicants who can demonstrate their capability by means of publications or employment responsibilities.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research areas include: Selection versus adaptation in the evolution of firms and industries; Institutional complementaries between firms and their business environment; Concepts of trust in social sciences; Institutions and economic development; Habits and routines as replicators; Darwinian concepts in socio-economic evolution.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

MRes

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Geoff Hodgson
Email
g.m.hodgson@herts.ac.uk