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How Do Central Banks Communicate Effectively? 

Dr. Petra Geraats was a speaker at the High-Level Peer-to-Peer Forum "Central Bank Communications in ASEAN-5 Countries: From Principles to Practice" organized by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Singapore on 4th-5th December 2019. Read More>>

Published on - Thursday 2nd January 2020

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Central Banks

Monetary Policy

Finance



Workshop on Financial Econometrics 

Cambridge-INET is sponsoring a one day workshop on Financial Econometrics on 18th December 2019 from 9.30am to 5.30pm, in the Meade Room, Faculty of Economics.

Event Date - Wednesday 18th December 2019

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Econometrics

Finance



An Interview with Professor Paul Milgrom 

Professor Paul Milgrom (Berkeley) was interviewed by PhD Candidate Alan Walsh about his the 2019-2020 Marshall Lecture on "Market Design When Resource Allocation is NP-Hard", and the role that market design can play in helping with some of the challenges currently facing the world.

Published on - Tuesday 26th November 2019

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Microeconomics

Market Design

Finance

Game Theory



IMF High-Level Advisory Panel on Central Bank Transparency 

Dr. Petra Geraats has been appointed to a High-Level Advisory Panel on Central Bank Transparency by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The advisory panel, which consists of prominent former central bankers and academics, will help guide the development of the IMF's new Central Bank Transparency (CBT) Code. Read More>>

Published on - Monday 11th November 2019

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Central Banks

Transparency

Monetary Policy

Finance



Market Design When Resource Allocation is NP-Hard - Paul Milgrom 

Professor Paul Milgrom (Stanford Department of Economics) will give this years Marshall Lecture on "Market Design When Resource Allocation is NP-Hard". The lectures will take place on Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th November 2019. Both lectures will start at 5.00pm and be held in Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge. A question and answer session will take place after the second lecture.

Event Date - Tuesday 19th November 2019 - Wednesday 20th November 2019

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Microeconomics

Market Design

Finance

Game Theory



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.

Published on - Monday 17th June 2019

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Finance

Trade

Credit



Big Data Methods in Econometrics and Finance 

Cambridge-INET and CERF are holding an conference "Big Data Methods in Econometrics and Finance" on 20th and 21st May 2019, from 9.00am - 5.00pm, in Winstanley lecture theatre, Trinity College, Cambridge.

Event Date - Monday 20th May 2019 - Tuesday 21st May 2019

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Big Data

Econometrics

Finance



Best Finance Student Paper Award 

Congratulations to Maarten De Ridder and Thomas Auld (Faculty PhD students) who have both won prizes at the CERF Cambridge Best Finance Student Paper Award. Read More>>

Published on - Monday 18th June 2018

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Awards

Finance



Panel Data Workshop 

This workshop is organised by Cambridge-INET and Cemmap and will take place on the 23rd - 24th May 2017, Winstanley theatre, Trinity College and will involve a number of speakers domestic and international presenting their work on panel data methods with applications in finance and macroeconomics.

Event Date - Tuesday 23rd May 2017 - Wednesday 24th May 2017

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Panel Data

Finance

Macroeconomics



J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lectures 

Professors, Giancarlo Corsetti, Sanjeev Goyal and Hamid Sabourian will be speaking at the J M Keynes Fellowship Fund Lecture, on Tuesday 21 February 2017, 17.30-19.30, in The McGrath Centre, St Catharine's College

Event Date - Tuesday 21st February 2017

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Finance

Networks

Evolution



CEPR Annual International Macroeconomics and Finance (IMF) Programme Meeting  

The CEPR Annual International Macroeconomics and Finance (IMF) Programme Meeting will be held on 21st-22nd April 2016 in Suite 2, Moller Centre, Cambridge.

Event Date - Thursday 21st April 2016 - Friday 22nd April 2016

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Macroeconomics

Finance



Macroeconomics of Financial Frictions Mini Conference 

Giancarlo Corsetti, Vasco Carvalho and Charles Brendon are holding a Macroeconomics of Financial Frictions Mini Conference in the Old Kitchens, Queens' College, Cambridge on Tuesday 19th April 2016.

Event Date - Tuesday 19th April 2016

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Macroeconomics

Finance



Financial Crises: Lessons from History 

A Symposium in Economics and History with Michael Bordo, Barry Eichengreen and Solomus Solomou. Held at Trinity College on 7th May, 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Event Date - Thursday 7th May 2015

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Finance

Economic History



Symposium on Contagion 

This symposium brings together researchers working on different aspects of contagion from different perspectives, in order to explore common features and foster cross-pollination. Speakers will present work drawn from economics and finance, biology, computer science, network science and public health.

Event Date - Friday 24th April 2015

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Contagion

Finance

Networks



International Trade, Finance, and Macroeconomics Conference 

Supported by: CEPR, The Bank of England, Centre For Macroeconomics and Cambridge-INET Institute.

Event Date - Thursday 18th December 2014 - Friday 19th December 2014

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Trade

Finance

Macroeconomics



Andy Haldane (Bank of England) Public Talk 

Andy Haldane (Bank of England) will give a Public Talk on "Managing Global Finance as a System" at the Riley Auditorium, Clare College on Wednesday 26th November 2014, between 5.00pm and 6.00pm.

Event Date - Wednesday 26th November 2014

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Global Economics

Finance



Eight New Postdoctoral Fellows Appointed 

We are pleased to announce that Cambridge-INET has just appointed eight new Postdoctoral Fellows Read More>>

Published on - Friday 28th February 2014

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Macroeconomics

Microeconomics

Finance

Economic History



The Causes and Consequences of the Long UK Expansion: 1992 to 2007 Conference 

The Centre for International Macroeconomics and Finance, which is based at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Cambridge, is holding this conference at Clare College Cambridge on 19th and 20th September 2013. The proceedings to be published by Cambridge University Press.

Event Date - Thursday 19th September 2013 - Friday 20th September 2013

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Macroeconomics

Finance




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