Gary Dymski

University of Leeds


Gary Dymski holds a BA in urban studies from the University of Pennsylvania, an MPA from Syracuse University, and a PhD in economics from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He was a research fellow at the Brooking Institution and a member of the economics faculties at the University of Southern California (1986-91), prior to joining the University of California, Riverside (UCR) economics faculty in 1991. Gary went on extended leave from UCR during the 2003-2009 period to serve as founding executive director of the University of California Center Sacramento, the University of California’s academic public-policy program in California’s state capitol. He joined the Leeds University Business School in 2012 as professor of applied economics. Gary is co-leader of the Leeds University interdisciplinary CITIES research initiative.

Research interests

Development Finance Economic Policy Finance And Development Financial Regulation Gender Global Governance Housing Monetary Theory Money, Credit and Banking New Technologies Regional Development