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Julia is a Professor in the Department of Economics. she joined the University in 2003, having previously worked at the Universities of Glasgow and Stirling and at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research in London. Julia's research is predominantly in the field of applied macroeconomics, particularly focusing on labour market issues and on aspects of fiscal policy.
Julia is willing to supervise suitably qualified PhD students who wish to work in her fields of interest.
Julia currently teaches a range of classes in Macroeconomics, Economic Policy and Econometrics to undergraduate and masters students at Strathclyde and to students on the Scottish Graduate Programme in Economics in Edinburgh and has provided Applied Econometrics training to government and private sector clients.
Expertise & Capabilities
Applied Macroeconomics, Time Series Econometrics, Analysis of labour market trends, wage determination and of fiscal policy.
Master of Science, University of York
Award Date: 1 Jan 1987
Bachelor of Science in Economics, University College
Award Date: 1 Jan 1986
1/02/16 → 31/05/16
Darby, J., Desbordes, R. & Knox, F.
1/01/10 → 2/09/14
Project: Research Studentship - Internally Allocated
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Research output: Contribution to conference › Paper
Is Heightened Political Uncertainty Priced in Stock Returns? Evidence from the 2014 Scottish Independence ReferendumDarby, J., Gao, J., Lucey, S. & Zhu, S., 14 Aug 2019, Glasgow: University of Strathclyde, p. 1-30, 31 p.
Research output: Working paper › Discussion paper
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