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PhD student wins three awards

PhD student wins three awards

The Faculty's Niklas Schmitz has been commended for his paper that looked at why stock markets react to monetary policy decisions.


Economics Student Wins Gladstone Memorial Prize

Economics Student Wins Gladstone Memorial Prize

Faculty of Economics Undergraduate student, Eu-Wayne Mok (Christ’s College) has been jointly awarded the Gladstone Memorial Prize for his dissertation.


Trickle-down economics: Phillips Machine shows how macroeconomy flows

Trickle-down economics: Phillips Machine shows how macroeconomy flows

A rare demonstration of the Faculty's Phillips Hydraulic Computer has shown how the analogue computer uses fluidic logic to model the workings of the United Kingdom economy.


Economics without prices and without games: The Marshall Lecture

Prof. Ariel Rubinstein gave the 2022 Marshall Lecture, and brought insights into Game Theory, Experimental Economics and Choice Theory.


Dynamic early warning of conflict

Forecast and costing model, which uses machine learning and newspaper text to predict outbreaks and intensity of internal armed conflict.


Four new professors in Economics faculty

Four academics at the Faculty of Economics have been promoted to Professor grades at the University of Cambridge.



Recent publications


Targeting Interventions in Networks

"Targeting Interventions in Networks"
Galeotti, A., Golub, B. and Goyal, S.
Econometrica [2020]


Investments in Social Ties, Risk Sharing, and Inequality

"Investments in Social Ties, Risk Sharing, and Inequality "
Ambrus, A. and Elliott, M.
Review of Economic Studies [2021]


One Money, Many Markets - Monetary Transmission and Housing Financing in the Euro Area

"One Money, Many Markets - Monetary Transmission and Housing Financing in the Euro Area"
Corsetti, G., Duarte, J. B. and Mann, S.
Journal of the European Economic Association, accepted [2021]


Invoicing and the Dynamics of Pricing-to-Market: Evidence from UK Export Prices around the Brexit Referendum

"Invoicing and the Dynamics of Pricing-to-Market: Evidence from UK Export Prices around the Brexit Referendum"
Corsetti, G., Crowley, M. A. and Han, L.
Journal of International Economics [2022]


The Impact of Corporate QE on Liquidity: Evidence from the UK

"The Impact of Corporate QE on Liquidity: Evidence from the UK"
Boneva, L., Elliott, D., Kaminska, I., Linton, O., McLaren, N. and Morley, B.
The Economic Journal, forthcoming [2022]




Spotlight



COVID-19 Economic Research

COVID-19 Economic Research, led by Cambridge-INET



Find out about The Faculty's Brexit Research

Find out about The Faculty's Brexit Research




Media mentions & appearances


A more expansive definition of herd immunity

A more expansive definition of herd immunity

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for The Deepness, an online dive deep into the world of science.


Fighting climate change will help economic growth

Fighting climate change will help economic growth

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's research into long-term macroeconomic effects of climate change, has been featured in an article on the University of Cambridge news site.


New York Times: Boris Johnson leaves a mixed legacy with his Brexit gambit


VOXeu: Using machine learning to study parenting styles


Qualtrics: Productivity survey for Project CAPER



Videos


Cambridge Economics Alumni Webinar Series

In this webinar, Professor Tiago Cavalcanti outlined the importance of understanding the economic impact of climate change mitigation policies for adoption of such policies that reduce emissions and transition a country towards a low-carbon future. Then, Professor Chryssi Giannitsarou discussed the link between the rise in cross-country stock market correlations and the increase in foreign direct investments across the world.

 



Faculty Events


13 Oct

Marshall Lecture 2022 - Prof. John Moore
Venue (tbc)




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Job Market and Placements


Job Market and Placements


2022-2023 Job Market Candidates



Student & Staff Behaviour


Athena Swan - Student and Staff Behaviour


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Women in Economics


This video highlights why women should study economics at Cambridge


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