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Offering a range of funded studentship placements and Entrepreneurship opportunities

ESRC Doctoral Award – October 2015 entry

We have one ESRC three year funded studentships currently available:


Entrepreneurship in rural labour markets and development of rural areas

The holder of the doctoral studentship will be a full member of the ESRC Business and Local Government Data Research Centre and be aligned with Essex’s ESRC Doctoral Training Centre.

The research will entail econometric analysis of a variety of data-sets like the Labour Force Survey and County Council Data stored by the ESRC Business and Local Government Data Research Centre. Applicants with a strong background in economics, econometrics, management science and analytics are very welcome.

Find out more about studying with us and apply for our studentship on entrepreneurship in rural labour markets.


Study with us


Offering a range of funded studentship placements and Entrepreneurship opportunities

ESRC Doctoral Award – October 2015 entry

We have one ESRC three year funded studentships currently available:


Entrepreneurship in rural labour markets and development of rural areas

The holder of the doctoral studentship will be a full member of the ESRC Business and Local Government Data Research Centre and be aligned with Essex’s ESRC Doctoral Training Centre.

The research will entail econometric analysis of a variety of data-sets like the Labour Force Survey and County Council Data stored by the ESRC Business and Local Government Data Research Centre. Applicants with a strong background in economics, econometrics, management science and analytics are very welcome.

Find out more about studying with us and apply for our studentship on entrepreneurship in rural labour markets.