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Dr Stephen Greasley

Biography

I completed my first degree in Economics in 1994 at the University of East Anglia, and after taking a break from academia completed an MA in International Political Economy at the University of Newcastle. I did my PhD in the Geography at the University of Sheffield studying regional economic governance in the US and UK. My first academic job was at IPEG a University of Manchester research institute, working on the official evaluation of the Local Government Act 2000, and a variety of smaller projects related to local and regional governance. I took up my first teaching post in the Department of Political, Social and International Studies at the University of East Anglia where I was also a member of the Centre for Competition Policy. I took up my current post in Exeter in September 2012.