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Faculty of Economics

Researchers

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Victoria Bateman - Fellow and College Lecturer in Economics (Gonville and Caius College)
Francisco Beltran - Deakin Fellow in Economics, Magdalene College
Jeremy Edwards - Emeritus Reader in Economics
Sara Horrell - University Reader
William H Janeway - Affiliated Lecturer
Sheilagh Ogilvie - Professor of Economic History
Cristiano Ristuccia - Fellow, Tutor and Director of Studies in Economics (Trinity Hall)
Solomos Solomou - University Reader

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
  • Labour Supply And Risk Mitigation In Rural Indian Households (ISAAC NEWTON TRUST) - Horrell, S.
  • Incentives, Labour Markets And Poverty Reduction (DFID) - Horrell, S.
  • An Evaluation Of Schedule D Tax Returns For British National Accounts And The Performance Of The Service Sector In Late C19th Britain (NUFFIELD FOUNDATION) - Horrell, S.
  • Major Research Fellowship: Social Capital And History (LEVERHULME TRUST) - Ogilvie, S.
  • British Academy Small Grant:Economic Structures In Early Modern Central Europe: The Czech Lands In The Seventeenth Century (BRITISH ACADEMY) - Ogilvie, S.
  • Human Well-Being And The 'Industrious Revolution': Consumption, Gender And Social Capital In A German Developing Economy (ISAAC NEWTON TRUST) - Ogilvie, S.
  • Human Well-Being And The 'Industrious Revolution': Consumption, Gender And Social Capital In A German Developing Economy, 1600-1900 (ESRC) - Ogilvie, S.
  • Consumption, Gender And Social Capital In A German Developing Economy (ISAAC NEWTON TRUST) - Ogilvie, S.
  • Human Capital And Economic Outcomes In A European Developing Economy, C. 1600 - C. 1900 (BRITISH ACADEMY) - Ogilvie, S.
  • Episodic Growth Since 1850 (ESRC) - Solomou, S.

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.
  • Real Financial Linkages and Start-Stop Phases of Economic Growth (JHLG) - Solomou, S.
  • Credit Cycles since 1870 (JHOG) - Solomou, S.
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Published Papers

TitleAuthorsJournalYear
From open to secret ballot: vote buying and modernization Aidt, T.S. and Jensen,P.S.Comparative Political Studies (2017)
Occupational structure in the Czech lands under the Second Serfdom Klein, C. and Ogilvie, S.Economic History Review (2016)
Institutions, demography, and economic growth Dennison, T. and Ogilvie, S.Journal of Economic History (2016)
Rent seeking and the economics of corruption Aidt, T.S.Constitutional Political Economy (2016)
Gender bias in nineteenth-century England: evidence from factory children Horrell, S. and Oxley, D.Economics and Human Biology (2016)
Classical liberalism: the foundation for a new economics? Bateman, V.N.Critical Review (2016)
Democratization under the threat of revolution: evidence from the Great Reform Act of 1832 Aidt, T.S. and Franck, R.Econometrica (2015)
Consumption conundrums unravelled Horrell,S., Humphries, J. and Sneath, K.Economic History Review (2015)
The effects of systemic banking crises in the inter-war period da Rocha, B.T. and Solomou, S.N.Journal of International Money and Finance (2015)
Common lands and economic development in Spain Beltran, Tapia, F.J.Journal of Iberian and Latin American Economic History (2015)
Fiscal federalism and electoral accountability Aidt, T.S. and Dutta, J.Journal of Public Economic Theory (2015)

Cambridge Working Papers in Economics

TitleAuthorsCWPE NumberYear
Tracing the Evolution of Agglomeration Economies: Spain, 1860-1991 Beltrán Tapia, F., Díez-Minguela, A. and Martinez-Galarraga, J.CWPE1636 (2016)
Shades of red and blue: Political ideology and sustainable development Aidt, T. S., Castro, V. and Martins, R.CWPE1635 (2016)
Rent seeking and the economics of corruption Aidt, T. S.CWPE1621 (2016)
Human Capital Investment in a Late-Developing Economy: Evidence from Württemberg, c. 1600 – c. 1900 Ogilvie, S. and Küpker, M.CWPE1528 (2015)
THE EFFECTS OF SYSTEMIC BANKING CRISES IN THE INTER-WAR PERIOD Rocha, B. and Solomou, S.CWPE1503 (2015)
The Democratic Window of Opportunity: Evidence from Riots in sub-Saharan Africa Aidt, T. and Leon, G.CWPE1417 (2014)
Can general purpose technology theory explain economic growth? Electrical Power as a case study Ristuccia, C. A. and Solomou, S.CWPE1404 (2014)
To Ban or Not to Ban: Foreign Lobbying and Cross National Externalities Aidt, T. and Hwang, U.CWPE1402 (2014)
Voter suffrage and the political budget cycle: evidence from the London Metropolitan Boroughs 1902-1937 Aidt, T. and Mooney, G.CWPE1401 (2014)
The Golden Hello and Political Transitions Toke, A. S., Abornoz, F. and Gassebner, M.CWPE1241 (2012)
From Open to Secret Ballot: Vote Buying and Modernization Aidt, T. S. and Jensen, P.CWPE1221 (2012)
Incumbents and Criminals in the Indian National Legislature Aidt, T., Golden, M. and Tiwari, D.CWPE1157 (2011)
Monthly GDP Estimates for Inter-War Britain Mitchell, J., Solomou, S. and Weale, M.CWPE1155 (2011)
Household Debt in Seventeenth-Century Württemberg: Evidence from Personal Inventories Ogilvie, S., Küpker, M. and Maegraith, J.CWPE1148 (2011)
Workers of the World, Unite! Franchise Extensions and the Threat of Revolution in Europe, 1820-1938 Aidt, T. S. and Jensen, P. S.CWPE1102 (2011)
Corruption and Sustainable Development Aidt, T. S.CWPE1061 (2010)
Fiscal Federalism and Electoral Accountability Aidt, T. and Dutta, J.CWPE1021 (2010)

Economic History Research Group




This seminar series is a combination of eight seminar programmes. See the Faculty of History's seminar pages to more information.


Events



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Recent Publications


Horrell,S., Humphries, J. and Sneath, K. Consumption conundrums unravelled Economic History Review [2015]

Dennison, T. and Ogilvie, S. Institutions, demography, and economic growth Journal of Economic History [2016]

da Rocha, B.T. and Solomou, S.N. The effects of systemic banking crises in the inter-war period Journal of International Money and Finance [2015]



Latest CWPE


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THE EFFECTS OF SYSTEMIC BANKING CRISES IN THE INTER-WAR PERIOD, Rocha, B. and Solomou, S.

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Human Capital Investment in a Late-Developing Economy: Evidence from Württemberg, c. 1600..., Ogilvie, S. and Küpker, M.

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Tracing the Evolution of Agglomeration Economies: Spain, 1860-1991, Beltrán Tapia, F., Díez-Minguela, A. and Martinez-Galarraga, J.