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Cambridge Big Data

Professor Vasco Carvalho behind new Economic and Data Science Interest Group. This is part of the Cambridge Big Data Strategic Research Initiative (CBD).

Jane Humphries awarded a CBE

Jane Humphries, Professor of Economic History at the University of Oxford and former Reader at the Faculty of Economics has been awarded a CBE.

Prof. Ogilvie BBC Radio 4 Interview on Guilds

Professor Sheilagh Ogilvie spoke to BBC Radio 4 about "Consumer protectors or greedy monopolists? A fresh look at what guilds really did for pre-modern trade".

The Commons Library Blog Features Faculty's Brexit Research

The Commons Library have published a blog about the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology event that Dr. Meredith Crowley and the Faculty's Brexit resear...


IEA Roundtable on the Economics of Religion - Introductory Address

Welcome remarks by Sriya Iyer (Cambridge) and Introductory Address by His Excellency Bishop Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo (Pontifical Academy, The Vatican)

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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

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

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

"Wealth, health, and child development: evidence from administrative data on Swedish lottery players"
Cesarani, D., Lindqvist, E., Ostling, R. and Wallace, B.
Quarterly Journal of Economics [2016]

"Trade, firm selection and innovation: the competition channel"
Impullitti, G. and Licandro, O.
Economic Journal [2017]

Faculty Events

01 Mar

Keynes Lecture 2017-2018
Lady Mitchell Hall

06 Mar

Marshall Lecture 2017-2018
Lady Mitchell Hall

Job Market

2017-2018 Job Market Candidates


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