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Faculty of Economics


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Charles Brendon
El-Erian Fellow in Macroeconomics

Research Interests
Macroeconomic Theory and the Economics of Optimal Taxation

Professor Vasco Carvalho
Professor of Macroeconomics

Research Interests
Macroeconomics; Networks in Economics; Applied Econometrics


Dr Tiago Cavalcanti
University Senior Lecturer

Research Interests
Macroeconomics, Growth, Economic Development.

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti
Professor of Macroeconomics

Research Interests
International Economics and Open Economy Macroeconomics


Dr Ken Coutts
Assistant Director of Research

Research Interests
Open-economy models of debt dynamics; visible and invisible earnings in the balance of payments; macroeconomic policy; inflation; industrial pricing behaviour

Dr Joao Duarte
Research Associate

Research Interests
Macroeconomics, Real Estate and Monetary Policy


Dr Elisa Faraglia
University Lecturer

Research Interests
Macroeconomic Theory, Fiscal Policy and Debt Management.

Dr Petra Geraats
University Senior Lecturer

Research Interests
Macroeconomics, international finance, behavioral economics, with a special interest in transparency of monetary policy


Dr Chryssi Giannitsarou
University Senior Lecturer

Research Interests
Macroeconomic theory, macro-finance, expectations, networks

Lu Han
Research Associate

Research Interests
Exchange Rate Pass Through, International Economics, Applied Econometrics and Machine Learning


Dr Sean Holly
University Reader,
Faculty of Economics
President, Dean and Professorial Fellow, Fitzwilliam College

Research Interests
Macroeconomic modelling, optimal policy and formulation.

Dr Giammario Impullitti
Affiliated Researcher

Research Interests
International Trade, Macroeconomics


Dr William H Janeway
Affiliated Lecturer

Research Interests
Economics of Innovation, Venture Capital

Dr Kamiar Mohaddes
Janeway Fellow in Economics

Research Interests
Macroeconomics; Global and National Macroeconometric Modelling; Energy Economics.


Dr Pontus Rendahl
University Reader
Chair of Undergraduate Studies Committee

Research Interests
Macroeconomic theory with applications. Recursive and numerical methods.

Dr Alexander Rodnyansky
University Lecturer

Research Interests
International Finance, Finance, Empirical Political Economy


Dr Demosthenes N.  Tambakis
Fellow and Director of Studies in Economics and Finance (Pembroke College)

Research Interests
Monetary policy; Exchange rate dynamics; International finance

Dr Anna Watson
College Lecturer, Fellow and Director of Studies in Economics (Fitzwilliam College)

Research Interests
Open-economy Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics, International Trade


 
 

Anil Ari

Title: Sovereign Risk and Fiscal Policy in an Open Economy Framework

Research Interests
Sovereign Risk, Macro-Finance, Open Economy Macroeconomics

Maarten De Ridder

Title: Investment in Productivity and the long-run effect of financial crises on output

Research Interests
Macroeconomics, Business Cycles, Productivity


Axel Gottfries

Title: Wage Rigidity, Search and Unemployment

Research Interests
Macroeconomics, Labour Economics, Economic Theory

Myungun Kim

Title: Rethinking Industrial Policy


Alfie Lake

Title: Empirical Analyses of Housing Cycles and Macroeconomics

Research Interests
Housing Cycles, Behavioural Macroeconomics and Finance, Macroeconometrics

Samuel Mann

Title: Macroeconomic Stabilisation and Capital Controls

Research Interests
International Macroeconomics & Finance


Emile Marin

Title: The Hegemon's Dilemma : Intertemporal terms of trade manipulation and expenditure-switching.

(Edward) Rafe Martyn

Title: Supply-Side Policies at the Zero-lower bound in a Rotemberg Wage Setting

Research Interests
Labour economics; Macroprudential policy; Zero-Lower-Bound


Monica Petrescu

Research Interests
Macroeconomics, Macro-Finance, Market Microstructure, Financial Institutions

Margit Reischer

Title: The Granularity of GDP Forecasts in Theory and Practice. Lessons from Multisector Growth Models


Daniel Wales

Title: The Impact of Large Scale Asset Purchases on Wealth Inequality

 

Research Grants

  • Production Networks In Macroeconomics (EC FP7 ERC SIRG) - Carvalho, V. M.
  • Leverhlume Trust Prize (LEVERHULME TRUST) - Carvalho, V. M.
  • Working Towards A Stable And Sustainable Growth Path (Macro Centre) (LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS (FB ESRC)) - Corsetti, G.
  • A Dynamic Economic And Monetary Union (Ademu) (ECH2020 SOCIETAL CHALLENGES (SC)) - Corsetti, G.
  • Fw5 Network: European Forecasting Network (EC FW5 NETWORKS) - Holly, S.
  • Profitability, Acquisition And Failure Of Uk Quoted Companies Over The Business Cycle (KPMG) - Holly, S.
  • Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship For Dr Luisa Corrado: Regional Convergence Clusters Across Europe: Methodological Issues And Empirical Evidence (Eurecon) (EC FP6 MC) - Holly, S.
  • Finess: Financial Systems, Efficiency And Stimulation Of Sustainable Growth (EC FP7 CP) - Holly, S.
  • Eumicro: The Microeconomics Of Growth Across Regions In Europe (EC FP6 MC) - Holly, S.
  • Citigroup Phd Studentships In Inflation Studies (CITIGROUP GLOBAL MARKETS LTD) - Holly, S.
  • Cross Section Dependence In Panel Data Models (ESRC) - Holly, S.

Keynes Fund Sponsored Projects

  • Credit Policies, Entrepreneurship and Development: Theory and Empirical Evidence on Brazil (JHLA) - Cavalcanti, T.V.D Research Output
  • Oil, Growth and Misallocation: Evidence from a Quasi-Experiment and Establishments Level Data (JHLO) - Cavalcanti, T.V.D Research Output
  • Gray Zones: On the Causes and Consequences of Slums (JHOB) - Cavalcanti, T.V.D Project Summary and Output
  • The Making of the Euro-area Crisis: Lessons from Theory and History (JHLP) - Corsetti, G. and Eichengreen, B.
  • Monetary Policy, Housing and Consumption in the Euro Area (JHOH) - Duarte, J. Research Output
  • Heterogeneity, Precautionary Savings and Government Debt Management (JHLW) - Faraglia, E. and Oikonomou, R.
  • Financial decisions: The role of information through social networks ** (JHLQ) - Giannitsarou, C.
  • Mapping of Rumours and Information Diffusion (JHOQ) - Giannitsarou, C., Toxvaerd, F. and Collier, N.
  • Aggregate and Firm level volatility (JHOI) - Holly, S. Project Summary and Output
  • Climate Change, Volatility, and Economic Growth: Evidence from U.S. States (JHOU) - Mohaddes, K., Pesaran, M. H. and Dr. Raissi, M.
  • Sovereign Risk & Bank Risk-Taking (JHOE) - Ari, A. Project Summary and Output
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Published Papers

Bhattacharjee, A., Holly, S. and Mur, J. Contemporary developments in the theory and practice of spatial econometrics, Spatial Economic Analysis (2018)
Cavalcanti, T. V. D. On the determinants of slum formation, Economic Journal (2018)
Burney, N. A., Mohaddes, K., Alawadhi, A., and Al-Musallam, M. The dynamics and determinants of Kuwait's long-run economic growth, Economic Modelling (2018)
Gudgin, G., Coutts, K., Gibson, N. and Buchanan, J. The Macro-economic impact of Brext: using the CBR Macro-economic Model of the UK Economy (UKMOD), Journal of Self-Governance and Management Economics (2018)
Impullitti, G. and Licandro, O. Trade, firm selection and innovation: the competition channel, Economic Journal (2017)
Mohaddes, K. and Raissi, M. Do sovereign wealth funds dampen the negative effects of commodity price volatility?, Journal of Commodity Markets (2017)
Rodnyansky, A. and Darmouni, O. The Effects of Quantitative Easing on Bank Lending Behavior, Review of Financial Studies, forthcoming (2017)
Corsetti, C., Kuester, K. and Müller, G. J. Fixed on Flexible Rethinking Exchange Rate Regimes after the Great Recession, IMF Economic Review (2017)

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Cambridge Working Papers in Economics

Corsetti, G., Dedola, L. and Leduc, S. Exchange Rate Misalignment, Capital Flows, and Optimal Monetary Policy Trade-offs, CWPE1822 (2018)
Brendon, C. and Ellison, M. Time-Consistently Undominated Policies, CWPE1809 (2018)
Devonald, L., Higson, C., Holly, S. Aggregate and Firm level volatility: the role of acquisitions and disposals., CWPE1748 (2017)
Corsetti, G., Erce, A. and Uy, T. Official Sector Lending Strategies During the Euro Area Crisis, CWPE1730 (2017)
Corsetti, G., Kuester, K. and Müller, G. J. Fixed on Flexible Rethinking Exchange Rate Regimes after the Great Recession, CWPE1729 (2017)
Gottfries, A. Bargaining with renegotiation in models with on-the-job search, CWPE1725 (2017)
Mohaddes, K., Raissi, M. and Weber, A. Can Italy Grow Out of Its NPL Overhang? A Panel Threshold Analysis , CWPE1723 (2017)
de Ridder, M. and Pfajfar, D. Policy Shocks and Wage Rigidities: Empirical Evidence from Regional Effects of National Shocks, CWPE1717 (2017)

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Authored Books

Giancarlo, C., Feld, L.P., Lane, P.R., Reichlin, L A new start for the Eurozone: dealing with debt, (2015), CEPR


Chapter in Book

Mohaddes, K., and Raissi. M. Does Inflation Slow Long-Run Growth in India?, (2016), forthcoming in Taming Indian Inflation. - International Monetary Fund
Cashin, P., Mohaddes, K., and Raissi. M. The Global Impact of the Systemic Economies and MENA Business Cycles, (2016), forthcoming in Understanding and Avoiding the Oil Curse in Resource-rich Arab Economies. - Cambridge University Press
Geraats, P. M. Monetary Policy Transparency, (2014), forthcoming in The Oxford Handbook of Economic and Institutional Transparency. Edited by Jens Forssbæck, Lars Oxelheim - Oxford University Press
Algan, Y., Allais, O., Den Haan, W.J. and Rendahl, P. Solving and simulating models with heterogeneous agents and aggregate uncertainty, (2014), forthcoming in Handbook of Computational Economics. Edited by Karl Schmedders, Kenneth Judd - Elsevier
Mohaddes, K. and Pesaran, M.H. One Hundred Years of Oil Income and the Iranian Economy: A Curse or A Blessing?, (2013), forthcoming in Iran and the Global Economy: Petro Populism, Islam and Economic Sanctions. Edited by Parvin Alizadeh, Hassan Hakimian - Routledge
Geraats, P. M. Transparency, Flexibility and Macroeconomic Stabilization, (2013), forthcoming in Central Bank Communication, Decision-Making and Governance - The Issues, Challenges, and Case Studies. Edited by Pierre Siklos, Egbert Sturm - CESifo and MIT Press
Geraats, P. M. ECB credibility and transparency, (2010), forthcoming in The Euro: The first decade. . Edited by Marco Buti, Servaas Deroose, Vítor Gaspar - Cambridge University Press and
Corsetti, G., Dedola, L. and Leduc, S. Optimal monetary policy in open economies, (2010), forthcoming in Handbook of monetary economics. Edited by Ben Friedman, Michael Woodford - North-Holland
Calvacanti, T.V.D and Jalles, J.T. Oil shocks in Brazil and in the United States, (2010), forthcoming in Energy, bio fuels and development: comparing Brazil and the United States . Edited by Edmund Amann, Werner Baer, Don Coes - Routledge
Coutts, K. and Norman, N. Post-Keynesian approaches to industrial pricing, (), forthcoming in The Oxford Handbook of Post-Keynesian Economics. Edited by Geoffrey Harcourt , Peter Kriesler - Oxford University Press
Bhattacharjee, A. and Holly, S. MPC decision-making, the Long Expansion and the crisis: integration with the global economy, heterogeneity and network dynamics, (), forthcoming in The UK economy in the long expansion and its aftermath. Edited by Jagjit Chadha, Alec Chrystal, Joe Pearlman, Peter - Cambridge University Press


Conference Publication

Geraats, P. M. Talking Numbers: Central Bank Communications on Monetary Policy and Financial Stability, (2011) Central Bank Statistics - What Did the Financial Crisis Change?, proceedings of the Fifth ECB Conference on Statistics, Frankfurt, Germany
Geraats, P. M. Price and Financial Stability: Dual or Duelling Mandates?, (2010) Central Banking after the Crisis, proceedings of the 38th Economics Conference of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna,
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Recent Publications


Rendahl, P. Fiscal policy in an unemployment crisis Review of Economic Studies [2016]

Impullitti, G. and Licandro, O. Trade, firm selection and innovation: the competition channel Economic Journal [2017]



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