Department of Economic Theory and Economic History

Welcome to the webpage of the department of economic theory and economic history of the University of Malaga. This is one of many departments of economics at the university. It is a dynamic group of professor researchers with expertise in economic theory and economic history. The department is separated in two areas, the area of economic theory (Fundamentos) and the area of economic history (historia). Members of the first area mainly concentrate their research and teaching in the following fields: Social choice and welfare, political economy and voting, game theory, experimental game theory, and macroeconomic theory. Members of the second area are experts in economic history and history of economic thought. The department competes for and receives many grants from the Junta de Andalucia etc.

The departement maintains a working paper series, and publishes in top journals like Econometrica, Journal of Economic Theory, Games and Economic Behavior, Social Choice and Welfare... In addition, there is a lively weekly seminar series, and workshops on a range of topics are organized each year by various members. Members of the department also teach for the faculty of business and economics, being in charge of basic theory and history classes.

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