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Recent News

The Euro Crisis in the Mirror of the European Monetary System

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti, Barry Eichengreen, Galina Hale and Eric Tallman have published an article for VOXeu titled "The euro crisis in the mirror of the European Monetary System", which looks at why the recovery from the euro area crisis was delayed for a decade and the role suitable backstops could have played in speeding up the recovery from the crisis.

US-China Trade War Negotiations

Dr. Meredith Crowley was interviewed on BBC Radio 4's Today programme about the ongoing Trade War negotiations between the US and China. Dr. Crowley's segment starts at 15:00 minutes into the broadcast.

Official Lending and Debt Sustainability in the Euro Area

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti, Aitor Erce and Timothy Uy have published an article for VOXeu titled "Official lending in the euro area: Lessons for debt sustainability", that looks at how lengthening loan maturities and managing debt repayment flows has substantial effects on sustainability.

IMF Antimicrobial Resistance and Pandemics Symposium

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd will be acting as Facilitator at the The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Antimicrobial Resistance and Pandemics Symposium, held in Washington DC, on 12th February 2019.


"How does the US see Brexit?" - Dr. Meredith Crowley

In this Royal Economic Society (RES) video Dr. Meredith Crowley looks at American attitudes, the potential for new trading partners and negative responses towards globalisation.

Watch on the RES youtube channel


The European Guilds: An Economic Analysis

The European Guilds: An Economic Analysis

20 Years of the National Minimum Wage

National Minimum Wage

Recent Publications

"A network approach to public goods"
Elliott, M. and Golub, B.
accepted, Journal of Political Economy [2018]

"Government Debt management: the Short and the Long of it"
Faraglia, E., Marcet, A., Oikonomou, R. and Scott, A.
Review of Economic Studies, accepted [2018]

"Religion and Depression in Adolescence"
Fruehwirth, J., Iyer, S. and Zhang, A.
Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming [2019]

"Trading in networks"
Choi, S., Galeotti, A and Goyal, S.
Journal of the European Economic Association [2017]

Faculty Events

21 Feb

J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lectures
McCrum Lecture Theatre

05 Mar

Identity Politics and Trade Policy, Prof. Elhanan Helpman
Christ's College

14 Mar

Book Launch - The European Guilds, by Sheilagh Ogilvie
Trinity College

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2018-2019 Job Market Candidates

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