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The End of Free Markets and Return of the State? - Book Event

The End of Free Markets and Return of the State? - Book Event 

Cambridge-INET and the Bennett Institute for Public Policy, are holding an Online Event with Professor Diane Coyle and Martin Sandbu. Professor Coyle and Martin Sandbu have both published books exploring the economics relating to current policy questions. Join them for an enlightened conversation. The event will be chaired by Professor Michael Kenny. Please book your place on the Bennett Institute event page.

Event Date - Tuesday 24th November 2020

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Inequalities

Free Markets

Policy

State


Cambridge Economics Alumni Webinar Series: Gender and Economics

Cambridge Economics Alumni Webinar Series: Gender and Economics 

The Faculty of Economics presents the next online event in it's Cambridge Economics Alumni webinar series on Thursday 19th November 2020, from 6.00pm. In this webinar, Professor Sanjeev Goyal FBA will discuss how he has applied his ground-breaking research on the economics of networks to examine how women’s and men’s research productivity in academia are shaped by gender-based differences in their collaboration networks. This will be followed by a presentation from Dr Noriko Amano-Patino who will outline her work on the lifecycle evolution of the gender pay gap.

Event Date - Thursday 19th November 2020

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Networks

Gender

Pay Gap

Women in Economics


Heterogeneity and Monetary Policy after COVID-19 Mini Conference

Heterogeneity and Monetary Policy after COVID-19 Mini Conference 

Cambridge-INET, the Centre for Macroeconomics and the Faculty of Economics are holding a mini conference on "Heterogeneity and Monetary Policy after COVID-19". Organised by Professor Giancarlo Corsetti and Lukas Freund, the mini conference will feature talks from Corina Boar (NYU) Benjamin Moll (LSE) and Marco Del Negro (NY Fed). It will take place on Tuesday 3rd November 2020, 2:00pm-5:00pm GMT (UK) and will be held online. See the event page for more details.

Published on - Thursday 15th October 2020

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Heterogeneity

Monetary Policy

COVID-19


Keynes Fund Research Day 2020

Keynes Fund Research Day 2020 

The Keynes Fund will hold their 7th Research Day will take place on Wednesday 30th September 2020, between 1.00pm - 4.30pm. This will be a virtual event. Please see the Keynes Fund website for the programme, how to access the event and to register your interest.

Event Date - Wednesday 30th September 2020

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Keynes

Applied Economics


The UK in a Changing Europe Economics of Brexit Conference For Early Career Researchers

The UK in a Changing Europe Economics of Brexit Conference For Early Career Researchers 

The UK in a Changing Europe, supported by Cambridge-INET, is organising a one-day virtual conference on the Economics of Brexit for Early Career Researchers (untenured assistant professors, postdocs, and PhD students) to take place on the 22nd September 2020, via Zoom.

Event Date - Tuesday 22nd September 2020

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Brexit

Europe

Economic Impact

Brexit Project Page >>


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Edoardo Gallo

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Edoardo Gallo 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The seventh webinar of this series will be given by Edoardo Gallo (University of Cambridge) on "Fines and Progressive Ideology Trump Informational Campaigns in Promoting Social Distancing" and will take place on Thursday 30th July 2020, at 2.00pm.

Event Date - Thursday 30th July 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Sinan Aral

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Sinan Aral 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The sixth webinar of this series will be given by Sinan Aral (MIT) on the 23rd July 2020 at 2.00pm.

Event Date - Thursday 23rd July 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Marina Agranov

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Marina Agranov 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The fifth webinar of this series will be given by Marina Agranov (Caltech) on her paper "Information Aggregation on Networks: an Experimental Study", joint with Ben Gillen (Claremont McKenna College) and Dotan Persitz (Tel Aviv University). The webinar will take place on Thursday 16th July 2020, at 4.00pm.

Event Date - Thursday 16th July 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Damon Centola

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Damon Centola 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The fourth webinar of this series will be given by Damon Centola (University of Pennsylvania) on “Large Scale Network Experiments on Tipping Points in Social Norms” and will take place on Thursday 9th July 2020, at 2.00pm

Event Date - Thursday 9th July 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Syngjoo Choi

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Syngjoo Choi 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The third webinar of this series will be given by Syngjoo Choi (Seoul National University) on "Large Scale Experiments on Networks: A New Platform with Applications" (joint paper with Sanjeev Goyal and Frederic Moisan) and will take place on Thursday 2nd July 2020, at 2.00pm.

Event Date - Thursday 2nd July 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments

Applications


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Ryan Oprea

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Ryan Oprea 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The second of these webinars will be given by Ryan Oprea (UC Santa Barbara) on "Naturally Occurring Preferences and General Equilibrium" and will take place on Thursday 25th June 2020, at 4.00pm.

Event Date - Thursday 25th June 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments

General Equilibrium


COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series 

Cambridge-INET and Dr. Meredith Crowley are hosting a series of public lectures for Cambridge Alumni. The sixth of these webinars "Inequalities in Education and Labour Market Outcomes Under COVID", will take place on Friday 19th June 2020, at 1.00pm and feature talks by Professor Anna Vignoles and Dr Christopher Rauh. Please see the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series webpage for details.

Event Date - Friday 19th June 2020

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COVID-19

Inequalities

Employment

Education


Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Roberto Weber

Large Scale Experiments Webinar Series - Roberto Weber 

Cambridge-INET, Prof. Sanjeev Goyal and Dr. Frederic Moisan are hosting a series of webinars on "Large Scale Experiments". The first of these webinars will be given by Roberto Weber (University of Zurich) on "Public Discourse and Socially Responsible Market Behavior" (joint paper with Björn Bartling, Vanessa Valero and Lan Yao) and will take place on Thursday 18th June 2020, at 2.00pm.

Event Date - Thursday 18th June 2020

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Networks

Large Scale Experiments

Markets


COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series 

Cambridge-INET and Dr. Meredith Crowley are hosting a series of public lectures for Cambridge Alumni. The fifth of these webinars "How do Personal Attributes Affect an Individual's Engagement with Society Under COVID?", will take place on Friday 12th June 2020, at 1.00pm and feature talks by Dr Sriya Iyer and Dr Weilong Zhang. Please see the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series webpage for details.

Event Date - Friday 12th June 2020

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COVID-19

Religion

Education

Health


COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series 

Cambridge-INET and Dr. Meredith Crowley are hosting a series of public lectures for Cambridge Alumni. The forth of these webinars " Integrating economics into epidemiological approaches", will take place on Friday 5th June 2020, at 1.00pm and feature talks by Dr Flavio Toxvaerd and Professor Oliver Linton. Please see the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series webpage for details.

Event Date - Friday 5th June 2020

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COVID-19

Global Economics

Epidemiology


COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series 

Cambridge-INET and Dr. Meredith Crowley are hosting a series of public lectures for Cambridge Alumni. The third of these webinars "The Firms and Jobs Most Impacted by COVID", will take place on Friday 29th May 2020, at 1.00pm and feature talks by Dr Christopher Rauh and Dr Matthew Elliott. Please see the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series webpage for details.

Event Date - Friday 29th May 2020

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COVID-19

Global Economics

Employment

Workers


Econometric Methods for Modern Data Structures

Econometric Methods for Modern Data Structures 

This is an European Research Council (ERC) event co-sponsored by Cambridge-INET and Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (Cemmap). The event is taking place at Trinity Hall Cambridge.

Event Date - Thursday 28th May 2020

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Econometrics

Data


Covid-19 Search and Matching Workshop

Covid-19 Search and Matching Workshop 

Dr Flavio Toxvaerd is presenting his research into "Social Distancing" at Session 3 of the "Covid-19 Search and Matching Workshop" on 28th May 2020, from 4.00pm - 6.15pm UK time. This online event will look at how the economics of search and matching models can be useful for understanding economic and virological aspects of the Coronavirus epidemic and is open to the public. Please register to watch the Workshop.

Event Date - Thursday 28th May 2020

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COVID-19

Social Distancing

Search

Matching


COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series 

Cambridge-INET and Dr. Meredith Crowley are hosting a series of public lectures for Cambridge Alumni. The second of these webinars "Social capital, political leadership and COVID", will take place on Friday 22nd May 2020, at 1.00pm and feature talks by Professor Diane Coyle and Dr Tiago Cavalcanti. Please see the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series webpage for details.

Event Date - Friday 22nd May 2020

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COVID-19

Social Capital

Politics

Healthcare


2nd  Symposium on Competition Policy

2nd Symposium on Competition Policy 

The 2nd Symposium on Competition Policy was held as a virtual event on 15th May 2020. The Symposium provided a unique opportunity to bring together both researchers and senior practitioners from the public and private sectors to exchange ideas on issues of competition policy and inspire new work on the subject.

Event Date - Friday 15th May 2020

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Competition Policy


COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series 

Cambridge-INET and Dr. Meredith Crowley are hosting a series of public lectures for Cambridge Alumni. The first of these webinars "Mitigating Macroeconomic Meltdown", will take place on Friday 15th May 2020, at 1.00pm and feature talks by Professor Vasco Carvalho and Professor Giancarlo Corsetti. Please see the Cambridge-INET COVID Economics Alumni webinar series webpage for details.

Event Date - Friday 15th May 2020

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COVID-19

Macroeconomics

Financial Data

Social Distancing


COVID-19 Economics Rapid Response Webinar

COVID-19 Economics Rapid Response Webinar 

Cornell University is hosting a virtual event called "Integrated Economic Analysis Needed to Advance Short Term Decision-Making in the Novel Coronavirus Pandemic" on Tuesday 7th April 2020, from 1:00pm to 2:30pm. This webinar will be live streamed. Dr Flavio Toxvaerd will be presenting at the event on his research into social distancing and the economics of infectious diseases.

Event Date - Tuesday 7th April 2020

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COVID-19

Infectious Diseases

Social Distancing

Global Economics


The Economics of Distributed Ledger Technology

The Economics of Distributed Ledger Technology 

Faculty of Economics, Cambridge-INET and Fetch.ai are hosting a one day virtual conference on The Economics of Distributed Ledger Technology, on the 28th March 2020. The conference will provide a forum for academics and industry to share perspectives on distributed ledger technology.

Event Date - Saturday 28th March 2020


Coronavirus: Global Impact? - Seminar

Coronavirus: Global Impact? - Seminar 

The Cambridge Enterprise and Technology Club is hosting a virtual event called "Coronavirus: Global Impact?" on Thursday 19th March 2020, from 6.00pm to 9.00pm, and will be live streamed. Dr Flavio Toxvaerd will be presenting at the seminar on his research into vaccination and infectious diseases.

Event Date - Thursday 19th March 2020

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COVID-19

Global Economics

Infectious Diseases

Vaccinations


Rebuilding Macroeconomics Cambridge-INET Sustainable Growth Hub Workshop

Rebuilding Macroeconomics Cambridge-INET Sustainable Growth Hub Workshop 

Rebuilding Macroeconomics and Cambridge-INET are hosting the Sustainable Growth Hub Workshop at King's College, University of Cambridge on 16th March 2020. The aim of this workshop is to discuss the preliminary results of projects funded by the Hub. Presentations will be given on some interim findings to open up a general discussion and encourage a cross-fertilization of ideas from members of the Network.

Event Date - Monday 16th March 2020

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Macroeconomics

Sustainability

Growth


Sandra Batten

Sandra Batten "Central Banks and Climate Change" - Public Talk 

As part of the Rebuilding Macroeconomics Cambridge-INET Sustainable Growth Hub Workshop, Rebuilding Macroeconomics and Cambridge-INET are hosting a public talk by Sandra Batten (Bank of England) on Monday 16th March 2020, 03:15pm - 04:30pm in King's College, Cambridge.

Event Date - Monday 16th March 2020

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Central Banks

Climate Change


Child Health as Human Capital - Prof Janet Currie

Child Health as Human Capital - Prof Janet Currie 

Professor Janet Currie (Princeton University) will present the eleventh Sir Richard Stone Annual Lecture on Thursday 27th February 2020, from 5.00-6.30pm, in Room LG17, Faculty of Law. The title of the lecture is "Child Health as Human Capital".

Event Date - Thursday 27th February 2020


J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lectures

J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lectures 

Professor Oliver Linton will give a talk on "Some Empirical Methods for High Frequency Financial Data" as part of the J M Keynes Fellowships Fund Lectures 2020. The event will take place on Tuesday 25th February 2020, between 5:30-6:30pm, in the McGrath Centre, St Catharine’s College, Cambridge and will also feature Professor Eilís Ferran discussing "European Financial Market Infrastructure: Ownership, Governance and Regulation".

Event Date - Tuesday 25th February 2020

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Empirical

Keynes

Financial Data

Methods


Ofcom Talk - Online Regulation and Spectrum Auctions

Ofcom Talk - Online Regulation and Spectrum Auctions 

Ofcom will be visiting the Faculty of Economics to give talks on "Online Regulation" and "Spectrum Auctions". The events will take place on Monday 27th January at 5:00pm in the Meade Room and will be aimed at Third year undergraduate, MPhil and PhD students.

Event Date - Monday 27th January 2020

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Regulators

Industry