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Faculty of Economics

Recent News

UK in a Changing Europe

Dr. Meredith Crowley has been made one of nine Senior Fellows by the ESRC for her research into "UK Trade Policy post-Brexit". The UK in a Changing Europe Hub has been given an additional £3.19 million, which will enable the hub to run for a further three years.

Cambridge Finance Best Student Paper Award 2019

The Faculty is delighted to announce that Margit Reischer (PhD student) is one of the two winners of this year's Cambridge Finance Best Student Paper Award 2019 for her "Finance-Thy-Neighbor. Trade Credit Origins of Aggregate Fluctuations" working paper. The award was presented by Prof. Bart Lambrecht (Director of both Cambridge Centre for Finance (CCFin) and Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF)) on 14th June 2019.

Keynes Fund 15th Call for Projects

The Keynes Fund has announced it's 15th Call for Projects. The deadline for project proposals is 20th September 2019. Please see the Keynes Fund site for the criteria and details of the project applications process.

Faculty Academic Promotions and Appointments 2019

The Faculty is very pleased to announce that Dr Chryssi Giannitsarou and Dr Donald Robertson have been promoted to University Readerships and that Dr Sriya Iyer has been appointed to University Readership and will join the Faculty in that capacity in September.

Videos & Podcasts

The Economic Consequences of the Peace Part One

To launch September's The Economic Consequences of the Peace Centenary Conference, Boni Sones interviewed Maurice Obstfeld (University of California), Giancarlo Corsetti and David Howarth (University of Cambridge) to find their thoughts on John Maynard Keynes's book.

Listen to both parts of the podcast on the Conference site


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]

"Large Firm Dynamics and the Business Cycle"
Carvalho, V. M. and Grassi, B.
American Economic Review [2019]

"Fixed-Effect Regressions on Network Data"
Jochmans, K., and Weidner, M.
Econometrica, forthcoming [2019]

"Networks, markets and inequality"
Gagnon, J. and Goyal, S.
American Economic Review [2017]

Faculty Events

09 Sep

The Centenary Conference on Keynes’s Economic Consequences of the Peace
King's College

06 Nov

Macroeconomics: Where are the Women?
Girton College


Job Market and Placements

2018-2019 Job Market Candidates

Student & Staff Behaviour

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