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The Faculty of Economics does very well in REF 2014

The Faculty of Economics did very well in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. According to the ranking published by the Times Higher Education, the Faculty was 2nd measured by the quality of research output, 6th in terms of impact, and 4th overall. The Faculty’s chairman, Professor Sanjeev Goyal comments:

Published on: Thursday 18th December 2014


The Fall issue of Journal of Economic Perspectives features the work of three Cambridge economists

The Fall issue of Journal of Economic Perspectives has a very strong Cambridge presence. In three separate articles, Dr Vasco Carvalho, Professor Kaivan Munshi and Professor Sheliagh Ogilvie discuss frontier research on production networks, on community networks, and on the economics of guilds.

Published on: Thursday 13th November 2014


Dr Vasco Carvalho Awarded Wiley Prize in Economics

The Wiley Prize in Economics rewards achievement in research by an outstanding early career economist. Research may be in any field of economics or economic history.

Published on: Friday 25th July 2014


Partha Dasgupta Receives European Lifetime Achievement Award in Environmental Economics

At the 5th World Congress of the Associations of Environmental and Resource Economists, Partha Dasgupta received the European Lifetime Achievement Award in Environmental Economics from the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists.

Published on: Monday 14th July 2014


Kamiar Mohaddes's Research makes National and University News

The Paper, Fair weather or foul: the macroeconomic effects of El Niño, by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, Paul Cashin and Mehdi Raissi comes as the Australian Bureau of Meteorology says there is at least a 70% chance of an El Nino weather event developing in 2014.

Published on: Sunday 13th July 2014


Dr. Edoardo Gallo's research on "Whatever it takes to win: Rivalry increases unethical behavior" featured in the Financial Times, USA Today, and New York Magazine.

Dr. Edoardo Gallo's research into the link between rivalry and unethical behaviour is featured in the Financial Times, USA Today, and New York Magazine.

Published on: Thursday 26th June 2014


Dr Edoardo Gallo appears on BBC 5 Live

Dr Edoardo Gallo appears on BBC 5 live Science and the Naked Scientists broadcast to talk about football and economics.

Published on: Wednesday 2nd July 2014


Sriya Iyer Receives University Teaching Award

The 21st annual Pilkington Prizes, which honour excellence in teaching across the collegiate University, were held at Downing College last night. Sriya Iyer was one of those awarded.

Published on: Tuesday 1st July 2014


Gabriel Palma to address the 17th IEA World Congress

Gabriel Palma will address the Plenary Session of the 17th World Congress of the International Economic Association on June 10 2014.

Published on: Thursday 5th June 2014


Jane Fruehwirth Promoted to a Readership

Jane Fruehwirth has been promoted to a Readership from 1 October 2014. See all the promotions on the Cambridge University Reporter

Published on: Friday 13th June 2014


Royal Economic Society Junior Fellows

Royal Economic Society Junior Fellows 2014-2015

Published on: Monday 9th June 2014


Saleem Bahaj has been awarded the Klaus Liebscher Award

Saleem Bahaj has been awarded the Klaus Liebscher Award 2014, by the Oesterreichische Nationalbank, for a Paper on "Systemic Sovereign Risk: Macroeconomic Implications in the Euro Area"

Published on: Monday 12th May 2014


Daniel Goya León Awarded a Teaching Excellence Award

We are very pleased to announce that Teaching Assistants, Daniel Goya Leon has been awarded a Teaching Excellence Award for his work on for Diploma Paper 3 course.

Published on: Monday 12th May 2014


Ha-Joon Chang voted no. 9 in the Prospect World Thinkers poll

Ha-Joon Chang has been voted no. 9 in the Prospect World Thinkers 2014 poll.

Published on: Thursday 24th April 2014


The Marshall Lectures 2013-2014 Videos Uploaded

Professor Alvin Roth's 2014 Marshall Lecture "Matching Markets and Market Design". The videos for day 1, day 2 and the question and answer session have been uploaded to the Faculty website.

Published on: Friday 28th March 2014


Prof. Sanjeev Goyal to give Keynote Lecture in Montreal

Professor Sanjeev Goyal to give Keynote Lecture at `Symposium on Social Networks, Social Media and the Economics of Food' in Montreal, Canada.

Published on: Tuesday 27th May 2014


Sriya Iyer has been awarded the Pilkington Teaching Prize

The 21st annual Pilkington Prizes, which honour excellence in teaching across the collegiate University, have been awarded. These prizes are awarded annually to academic staff, with candidates nominated by Schools within the University.

Published on: Wednesday 12th February 2014


Oliver Linton has been appointed Co-Editor of the Journal of Econometrics from January 1st 2014

Professor Linton will join the team of Jianqing Fan, Yacine Ait-Sahalia (both Princeton University), and Han Hong (Stanford University) as of January 2014

Published on: Friday 10th January 2014


Cambridge-INET Appoint Eight New Postdoctoral Fellows

The Cambridge-INET Institute have just appointed eight new Postdoctoral Fellows

Published on: Friday 28th February 2014


Ha-Joon Chang Interviewed for Varsity Magazine

Varsity Magazine speak to leading heterodox economist and Cambridge academic Ha-Joon Chang

Published on: Thursday 20th February 2014


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