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Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 15 December, 2020

The 2020 Geneva Report has been published.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 14 December, 2020

Back in March, as it became apparent that Easter term would take place remotely, the Faculty set to work devising a new assessment method.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 14 December, 2020

The European Research Council has awarded a grant to Vasco Carvalho, Professor of Macroeconomics and Director of Cambridge-INET for research titled ‘Micro Structure and Macro Outcomes’.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 14 December, 2020

“When I started, I had no expectation that the first year would be a very unusual year on every possible ground,” says Professor Leonardo Felli.

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 24 November, 2020

“It’s great news we have two possible vaccines against COVID-19 that are likely to start rolling out soon, and a third in the wings,” says Dr Flavio Toxvaerd.

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 11 November, 2020

“The Covid-19 pandemic is a global shock ‘like no other’, involving simultaneous disruptions to both supply and demand in an interconnected world economy,” says Kamiar Mohaddes, a Fellow in Economics at King's College, Cambridge.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 2 November, 2020

“In recent years we have seen online social networks become increasingly prominent in political campaigns, and this has coincided with shock election outcomes in several countries” says Dr

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 29 October, 2020

“Households with lower incomes consume less nutritious food irrespective of the areas where they live and how much they work.

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 28 October, 2020

A biological chemist, he was a pioneer in the field of fragment-based drug discovery, a successful entrepreneur, a founding director of Cambridge Enterprise, and the University’s first Director of Postdoctoral Affairs.

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Economics News | Published on Friday, 23 October, 2020

The U.S. Presidential election of 2016 caught many by surprise.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 19 October, 2020

Professor Milgrom visited the University of Cambridge Faculty of Economics to give the Marshall Lecture in 2019, when he explained how the tools of game theory were applied to auctions.

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 13 October, 2020

“It is clear women, and particularly mothers, will take a larger economic ‘hit’ due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 1 October, 2020

See his Faculty of Economics profile page: http://www.econ.cam.ac.uk/people/faculty/ebf26

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 13 August, 2020

The UK in a Changing Europe, supported by Cambridge-INET, is organising a one-day conference on the Economics of Brexit for Early Career Researchers (untenured assistant professors, post-docs, and PhD students) to take place on Zoom.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 27 July, 2020

The Ellen McArthur Fund named after the pioneering economic historian Ellen McArthur who endowed it in the first place, is a Cambridge University fund, which exists to promote research and study in Economic History.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 27 July, 2020

The Adam Smith Prize Endowment Fund awards two prizes annually for the Part IIB of the Economics Tripos, best overall performance and best dissertation submitted.

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 2 July, 2020

Update - watch videos from the 24hr Conference below

Conference opened by Sascha Becker, Monash Business School and University of Warwick.

Economics News | Published on Friday, 26 June, 2020

Using the UK Household Longitudinal Study, we explore how personality traits are associated with people’s responses when confronting the Covid-19 crisis.

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 25 June, 2020
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Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 24 June, 2020

COVID-19 in Developing Economies - Vox eBooks

edited by Simeon Djankov and Ugo Panizza - 22 Jun 2020

Economics News | Published on Monday, 18 May, 2020

The Athena SWAN Charter is an initiative established by the Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) designed to recognise

Economics News | Published on Friday, 1 May, 2020

The Dasgupta Review is an independent, global review on the Economics of Biodiversity led by Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta (Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus, University of Cambridge).

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 29 April, 2020

From the Guardian website:

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 15 April, 2020

Tracking the COVID-19 Crisis with High-Resolution Transaction Data, Carvalho, V. M., Garcia, J. R., Hansen, S., Ortiz, Á., Rodrigo, T., Rodríguez Mora, J. V. and Ruiz, J.

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Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 14 April, 2020

From the RES website:

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 2 April, 2020

Inequality in the Impact of the Coronavirus Shock: New Survey Evidence for the US

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Economics News | Published on Saturday, 28 March, 2020

CEPR has decided to launch a new online peer-reviewed review to disseminate emerging scholarly work on the Covid-19 epidemic.

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 25 February, 2020

The following talks will be given as webinars.

Janice Eberly
Uncertainty effects amid the Covid-19 pandemic
2 September 2020 at 15.00 BST (London)

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 11 February, 2020

Submissions of papers and Special Sessions are invited for the Royal Economic Society’s 2020 Annual Conference taking place on 6-8 April 2020 at Queen’s University

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