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Faculty of Economics

Recent News


A Warm Welcome to Our New Lecturers

As we embark on the new academic year, we’re pleased to introduce two new Lecturers in the Faculty of Economics - Dr Noriko Amano Patiño and Dr Weilong Zhang.


The Economics of Religion in India

Dr. Sriya Iyer's new book "The Economics of Religion in India", published by Harvard University Press, has much to teach us about India and other pluralistic societies the world over, and about the power of economics to illuminate some of societies’ deepest beliefs and dynamics.


Economics with Subtitles - Government Debt

Dr. Victoria Bateman was featured on the BBC Radio 4 documentary "Economics with Subtitles". The programme explored Government Debt.


James Mirrlees 1936-2018

Tributes from members of the Faculty of Economics have been paid to Sir James Mirrlees who passed away on the 30th August 2018.



Videos


"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

Spotlight



Find out about The Faculty's Brexit Research

Brexit Flags



Women in Economics

Women in Economics



Recent Publications


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


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


"On the determinants of slum formation"
Cavalcanti, T. V. D.
Economic Journal [2018]





Faculty Events


20 Sep

Women in Economics Day - Translation of Theoretical Economics into Real-World Policy Changes
Gonville & Caius College

16 Oct

Market Liquidity and Microstructure Invariance
Trinity College

31 Oct

The Ellen McArthur Lectures - Time Horizons and Market Boundaries
Faculty of Law



Job Market and Placements




2017-2018 Job Market Candidates