Dr Joseph Bromfield

Dr Joseph Bromfield

The Department of Economics
Lecturer in Economics (Teaching Focused)
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Contact details

Department of Economics
University House
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Joe Bromfield joined the Department of Economics at Birmingham in April 2018. Prior to this he was a Lecturer in Economics at Aston University, where he was also a Programme Director and the Director of Academic Regulations for the Business School. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. His eclectic research interests include competition policy (particularly merger policy), macroeconomics, and the history of economic thought.


  • PhD Economics, Aston University
  • MSc Economics, University of Bristol
  • BSc (Hons) Economics and Management, Aston University


As lecturer:

  • LH Game Theory
  • LC Professional and Academic Skills Development for Economists

As seminar tutor:

  • LH History of Economic Thought


Bromfield, J., & Olczak, M. (2018). THE ROLE OF THE MAVERICK FIRM CONCEPT IN EUROPEAN COMMISSION MERGER DECISIONS. Journal of Competition Law & Economics14(2), 179-192.

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