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RES Annual Conference 2018 Brighton - Brexit Event

As part of the Royal Economics Society's Annual Conference in Brighton, the RES is holding a debate 'One year till Brexit: Are we nearly there yet?'. Dr Meredith Crowley will speak on the open-to-the-public panel debating Brexit. Titckets are available through EventBrite.

Dr. Crowley Discusses Trump's Trade Policy with the NY Times

Dr. Meredith Crowley spoke about the danger that Trump's steel tariff poses to the World Trade Organization system of trade.

Dr. Geraats Keynote Speaker at the Dutch Central Bank Conference

Dr Petra Geraats was a keynote speaker at the Central Bank Communication and Transparency Conference at the Dutch central bank (De Nederlandsche Bank) in Amsterdam on Friday 16 February 2018.

Dr. Crowley Interviewed Live for BBC Radio 4 Today

Dr. Meredith Crowley was interviewed live for BBC Radio 4 Today programme about the US's Import Tariffs on Steel. You can listen to the programme on the BBC iplayer for the next 29 days.


Marshall Lectures 2017-2018 - Prof. Caroline Hoxby

Professor Caroline Hoxby gave this years Marshall Lecture. Day 1 Lecture - "Taking Productivity in Education Seriously I: Insights from Higher Education"

Marshall Lectures Home


Faculty Brexit Research featured on Trade Talks Podcast

Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and PIIE Senior Fellow Chad P. Bown spoke with Dr Meredith Crowley about her Brexit research on the Peterson Institute's Trade Talks Podcast.

Running the British Economy - 2017

More than fifty Year 12 and Year 13 students from schools in Eastern England and greater London took part in this year's computer-based simulation game 'Running the British Economy'.

Recent Publications

"Alternative Asymptotics for Cointegration Tests in Large VARs"
Onatski, A. and Wang, C.
Econometrica, forthcoming [2018]

"Networks and misallocation: insurance, migration, and the rural-urban wage gap"
Munshi, K. and Rosenzweig, M.
American Economic Review [2016]

"Fiscal policy in an unemployment crisis"
Rendahl, P.
Review of Economic Studies [2016]

"Growth and human capital:a network approach"
Cavalcanti, T.V.D. and Giannitsarou, C.
Economic Journal [2017]

Today's Seminars

Laura Pilossoph
(Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
'Assortative Matching and Household Income Inequality: A Structural Approach'
Tuesday 20th March 2018 4:00pm
Meade Room,

Faculty Events

15 Mar

Job Market

2017-2018 Job Market Candidates


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