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Professor Andrew Abbott

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Andrew Abbott

Professor in Economics

Biography Andrew joined the University in 2009 from the University of Bath and has more than 25 years' experience in higher education.

He has held a number of academic management positions at Hull University Business School, including Graduate Research Director, Head of Economics Subject Group and Associate Dean: International and Engagement.

During Andrew's tenure in the latter role, he established numerous academic partnerships, including a new Executive MBA programme, offered with Babeş-­Bolyai University in Romania.

In 2016, he was seconded to form the University's Academic Partnership Office. Andrew has extensive research publications with a recent focus on public finance and environmental economics.