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Market Power and Innovation in the Intangible Economy 

A recent paper by PhD Candidate Maarten De Ridder of the Faculty of Economics was discussed in yesterday’s speech by ECB Vice-President Luis de Guindos. De Guindos summarized Market Power and Innovation in the Intangible Economy, which is Maarten’s Job Market Paper for the year 2019-2020.

Published on - Wednesday 25th September 2019

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Macroeconomics

Growth

Markets



Fast Trading and the Virtue of Entropy 

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti, Romain Lafarguette and Arnaud Mehl have published an article for VOXeu titled "Fast Trading and the Virtue of Entropy". This column argues that high-frequency trading can increase market efficiency and the quality of trade.

Published on - Wednesday 14th August 2019

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Trade

Markets

Financial Markets



Market Power and Innovation 

PhD candidate Maarten de Ridder has written a VoXEU column on the slowdown of productivity growth, the decline in business dynamism, and the rise of market power. He shows that these trends can be explained by the rising use of intangible inputs such as information technology and software.

Published on - Wednesday 3rd July 2019

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Firms

Markets

Growth



Masterclass with Alain Chaboud 

Cambridge-INET will be hosting a Masterclass with Alain Chaboud (Federal Reserve) at the Winstanley Theatre, Trinity College, Cambridge, on the 11th - 12th October 2017, from 11.00am - 5.00pm. Please register you interest.

Published on - Monday 2nd October 2017

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Global Economics

Markets

Sovereignty



Prof. Sanjeev Goyal Publishes Two New Papers 

Professor Sanjeev Goyal and Julien Gagnon's paper "Networks, Markets, and Inequality" is the lead article in the latest American Economic Review and his joint paper with Marcin Dziubinski "How to defend a network?" has also been published in the Theoretical Economics journal.

Published on - Tuesday 7th March 2017

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Networks

Markets

Inequality

Defence



Networks, Markets, and Inequality 

Professor Sanjeev Goyal and Julien Gagnon's paper on "Networks, Markets, and Inequality" has been published as the lead article in the American Economic Review. Read More>>

Published on - Thursday 5th January 2017

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Networks

Markets

Inequality



Is Cheap Oil Really Good for the Global Economy? 

Professor Hashem Pesaran and Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes have published an article in the Finacial Times on "Is Cheap Oil Really Good for the Global Economy?".

Published on - Tuesday 19th July 2016

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Oil

Global Economy

Markets



Empirical Microstructure Workshop 

This workshop confronts recent empirical findings in market microstructure with methodological developments in high-frequency econometrics to shed new light on important aspects of contemporary financial markets.

Event Date - Friday 28th November 2014

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Microstructure

Empirical

Markets



Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University) "A Culture of Growth" 

Cambridge-INET is holding a talk by Professor Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University) on "A Culture of Growth", in the Meade Room, Faculty of Economics, on Tuesday, 23rd September 2014, at 2.00pm. Drawing on his latest book, Prof. Mokyr will analyze the 1500-1700 market for ideas and how it gave rise to the Industrial Revolution and the Modern Economy.

Published on - Tuesday 23rd September 2014

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Growth

Markets

Industrial Revolution

Modern Economy



Skewness, Heavy Tails, Market Crashes, and Dynamics Workshop 

The Cambridge INET Institute are holding a Workshop on Skewness, Heavy Tails, Market Crashes, and Dynamics at Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity College, 28th - 29th April 2014

Published on - Thursday 13th March 2014

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Heavy Tails

Markets

Dynamics




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