Professor Alex Trew

  • Professor in Economics (Economics)

telephone: 0901
email: Alex.Trew@glasgow.ac.uk

Biography

Alex was educated at Durham University, the University of Warwick and the University of St Andrews. Prior to joining the University of Glasgow in July 2019, he was a Lecturer and Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of St Andrews. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


Research interests

Alex is a member of the School's Macroeconomics research cluster.

Areas of expertise: 

  • Economic geography
  • Economic growth
  • Economic history
  • Financial development

Grants


Supervision

Alex has supervised two PhD students to completion and welcomes proposals to study topics in the following areas (and, particularly, in their intersections):

  • Economic geography
  • Economic growth
  • Economic history
  • Financial development
  • Structural transformation

Teaching

  • Economic growth
  • Economic history
  • Financial intermediation
  • Macroeconomics

Additional information

Personal website: Alex Trew


Publications

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