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Faculty of Economics


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Kumar Aniket - College Lecturer (Murray Edwards College and Trinity College)
Jake Bradley - Research Associate
William Brown - Montague Burton Professor of Industrial Relations
Meredith Crowley - University Lecturer
Pauline Goyal-Rutsaert - College Teaching Officer (Homerton College)
Juliana Guimaraes Cavalcanti - College Lecturer in Economics (Homerton College)
Sriya Iyer - Affiliated Lecturer and Cambridge-INET Affiliated Senior Research Fellow
Pramila Krishnan - University Senior Lecturer
Kai Liu - University Lecturer
Hamish Low - Professor of Economics
Director of Research Strategy
Kaivan Munshi - Frank Ramsey Professor of Economics
David Newbery - Emeritus Professor and
Director of The Energy Policy Research Group (EPRG)
Jamil Nur - Research Associate
Gabriella Santangelo - University Lecturer
Julia Shvets - College Lecturer (Christ's College)
Coen Teulings - Montague Burton Chair of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations
Chair of Graduate Studies
Bjorn Wallace - University Lecturer

PhD Students

Yujiang (River) Chen
Oliver Exton
Felix Grey
Alice Kuegler
Su-Min Lee
John Spray
Tomasz Zawisza
Peng Zhang
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Research Grants

  • Voting Rights And Public Policy (ESRC) - Aidt, T. S.
  • Esrc - Large Grant (T. Aidt - University Of Birmingham Lead) (UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM (FB ESRC)) - Aidt, T. S.
  • Riots And The Great Reform Act Of 1832 (BRITISH ACADEMY) - Aidt, T
  • The Future Of Collectivism In The Regulation Of The Employment Relationship And Pay In Britain (ESRC) - Brown, W. A.
  • Basis And Characteristics Of Mutually Benefical Employer/Trade Union Relations (ESRC) - Brown, W. A.
  • The Protection Of Labour Standards In A Global Economy (LEVERHULME TRUST) - Brown, W. A.
  • The impact of trade policy and exchange rate shocks on trade (ESRC) - Crowley, M.
  • Innovation And The Resilience Of Religion (METANEXUS INSTITUTE ON RELIGION AND SCIENCE) - Iyer, S.
  • Modernizing The Madrasa In India (ISAAC NEWTON TRUST) - Iyer, S.
  • Endogenous Network Formation And Informal Networks In Village Economies (NUFFIELD FOUNDATION) - Krishnan, P.
  • Endogenous Network Formation And Informal Networks In Village Economies (ESRC) - Krishnan, P.
  • Aspirations And Poverty Traps: Investigating The Impact Of Interventions On Youth In The Slums Of Bombay (NUFFIELD FOUNDATION) - Krishnan, P.
  • Self-Insurance And Social Insurance Over The Life-Cycle (ESRC) - Low, H.
  • The Economics Of Stigma: Community-Level Determinants And Consequences For Health (ISAAC NEWTON TRUST) - Munshi, K.
  • Organisation, Competition And Regulation In The British Railway Industry (ESRC) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Road Pricing And Urban Congestion Costs (ESRC) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Efficient And Sustainable Regulation And Competition In Network Industries (ESRC) - Newbery, D. M.
  • The Internet And Price Competition In Retail Markets Within The Eu (EPSRC) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Promoting Innovation And Productivity In Electricity Markets (CAMBRIDGE MIT (rsd use only)) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Price Comparison Sites And Competition: The Internet Connectivity Market (ISAAC NEWTON TRUST) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Specific Support Action: Sessa (Sustainable Specific Support Assessment) (EC FP6 OTHER) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Electricity Policy Forum (CAMBRIDGE MIT (rsd use only)) - Newbery, D. M.
  • The Electricity Policy Research Group (ESRC) - Newbery, D. M.
  • Cessa - Coordinating Energy Security Of Supply Actions (EC FW6 CA) - Newbery, D. M.
  • British Academy Small Grant Bid - Karsten Neuhoff (BRITISH ACADEMY) - Newbery, D. M.

Keynes Fund Sponsored Projects

  • Political Representation, Market Failure and Public Policy: A Long-run Study of the United Kingdom (JHOA) - Aidt, T.
  • Market Failures and State Successes in Public Health and Highways 1830-1912 (JHOM) - Aidt, T., Shaw-Taylor, L. and Davenport, R.
  • Search, Sorting and Heterogeneity: A Structural Decomposition of Wage Inequality in Germany (JHLV) - Bradley, J.
  • Theoretical and Empirical Assessments of Worker's Employment Opportunities (JHON) - Bradley, J. and Gottfries, A.
  • Risk and Return in Human Capital Investments (JHOJ) - Liu, K.
  • Individual response to risk over the business cycle (JHLE) - Low, H. W. Research Output
  • Micro to Macro: "Understanding the aggregate implications of individual behaviour under uncertainty" (JHOL) - Low, H. W.
  • The Economic Consequences of Marriage-Market Inefficiency: Gender Inequality and Human Capital Accumulation in a Transition Economy (JHLL) - Munshi, K.
  • Understanding differences in performance of managers (JHLX) - Shvets, J. and Huffman, D.
  • Residential Land Prices and the Growth of Cities (JHOD) - Teulings, C.
  • Do Inventions Respond to Changes in Economic Incentives? (JHLT) - Kuegler, A. Research Output
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Published Papers

From open to secret ballot: vote buying and modernization Aidt, T.S. and Jensen,P.S.Comparative Political Studies (2017)
Recovery from divorce: comparing high and low income couples Fisher, H. and Low, H.W.International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family (2016)
Presidential control of the judiciary via the appointment of power: evidence from Russia Shvets, J.Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization (2016)
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Cambridge Working Papers in Economics

TitleAuthorsCWPE NumberYear
Market design for a high-renewables European electricity system Newbery, D. and Pollitt, M. and Ritz, R. and Strielkowski, W.CWPE1726 (2017)
The economics of air pollution from fossil fuels Newbery, D.CWPE1719 (2017)
How to judge whether supporting solar PV is justified Newbery, D.CWPE1715 (2017)
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Empirical Microeconomics Research Group

Achyuta Adhvaryu
(University of Michigan)
Tuesday 8th May 2018 1:00pm
Meade Room,
Elizabeth Cascio
(Dartmouth College)
Thursday 3rd May 2018 1:00pm
Meade Room,

Faculty Events

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Recent Publications

Munshi, K. and Rosenzweig, M. Networks and misallocation: insurance, migration, and the rural-urban wage gap American Economic Review [2016]

Low, H. and Pistaferri, L. Disability insurance and the dynamics of the incentive-insurance tradeoff American Economic Review [2015]

Cesarani, D., Lindqvist, E., Ostling, R. and Wallace, B. Wealth, health, and child development: evidence from administrative data on Swedish lottery players Quarterly Journal of Economics [2016]

Latest CWPE


The long-run equilibrium impact of intermittent renewables on wholesale electricity prices, Newbery, D. M.


Religion and Depression in Adolescence, Cooley Fruehwirth, J., Iyer, S. and Zhang, A.


A simple introduction to the economics of storage: shifting demand and supply over time an..., Newbery, D. G.