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Recent News


Independent Evaluation of Central Bank of Chile

The Board of the Central Bank of Chile have appointed Dr Petra Geraats to an independent panel of experts to evaluate the Bank's performance in achieving its objectives of price and financial stability.


Gamblers Predicted Brexit before Financial Traders

The University's Research site have published an article on a study authored by Tom Auld and Professor Oliver Linton that shows the betting market predicted the Brexit result an hour earlier than the foreign exchange market.


How Economics is Trying to Fix its Gender Problem

Professor Sanjeev Goyal's research (co-authored with Anja Prummer) into how risk aversion plays a role in female academic economists having smaller and more clustered networks of co-authors, has been quoted in an article by The Economist.


Breaking the Brexit impasse

Dr. Toke Aidt, Professor Hamid Sabourian and Professor Jagjit Chadha have published an article for VOXeu titled "Breaking the Brexit impasse: Achieving a fair, legitimate and democratic outcome", that looks at using a sequential voting system to make the democratic process fair to all views.



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



The European Guilds: An Economic Analysis

The European Guilds: An Economic Analysis



20 Years of the National Minimum Wage

National Minimum Wage



Recent Publications


"Religion and Depression in Adolescence"
Fruehwirth, J., Iyer, S. and Zhang, A.
Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming [2018]


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


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





Faculty Events


22 Jan

Distributed Ledger Technology and the Payment System - Prof. Hyun Song Shin
Faculty of Law

05 Mar

Professor Elhanan Helpman - Harvard University
Christ's College

14 Mar

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



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