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Economics News | Published on Monday, 29 January, 2024

Part 2B student James Legrand (Jesus College) said “I am delighted to win this award; it is very satisfying for my research to be recognised in this way. I would like to thank Alex Savu for his exceptional support and advice as my dissertation supervisor, as well as Toke Aidt for his guidance and care as my Director of Studies.

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 28 November, 2023

When asked about the award, Professor Faraglia said "It is a great opportunity and honour to be appointed to the J.M. Keynes fellowship. In the next years my research will be closely linked to the areas of the Fund, exploring links between corporate structures, portfolio choice and global financial cycles.”

Economics News | Published on Friday, 15 September, 2023

The co-principal Investigators Professor Vasco Carvalho, and Professor Matthew Elliott, have been awarded a grant of a quarter of a million US dollars by the Sloan Foundation to bring towards the mainstream of economics a branch of research on mes

Economics News | Published on Monday, 4 September, 2023

Dr Flavio Toxvaerd from the Faculty of Economics, a Fellow of Clare College and an Affiliated Researcher at the Bennett Institute for Public Policy, University of Cambridge has been awarded a top prize by the European Economic Association, winning

Economics News | Published on Friday, 1 September, 2023

Dr Toke Aidt, a University Reader, Director of the Keynes Fund, fellow of Jesus College, and current Acting Chair of the Faculty of Economics, has been awarded the Oliver Williamson Best Conference Paper Award by the Society for Institutional &amp

Economics News | Published on Friday, 16 June, 2023

The University of Cambridge Academic Career Pathways scheme recognises and reward outstanding contributions and celebrate academic achievement through promotion and pay progression.

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Economics News | Published on Monday, 13 March, 2023
Economics News | Published on Thursday, 9 March, 2023

Established in 1950, the Feltrinelli Prize recognises outstanding achievements in the arts and sciences. It originally had two categories: International and Italian.

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 4 January, 2023

The Dasgupta Review is an independent, global review on the Economics of Biodiversity led by Professor Dasgupta, commissioned by the UK Treasury in 2019.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 12 December, 2022

UN Environment Programme

Economics News | Published on Thursday, 1 December, 2022

The award was in partnership with Amundi ETF, at a special ceremony in London. Simona from BlackRock was a double winner on the night, taking home accolades for Role Model of the Year and Investment Woman of the Year (large firms).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 1 December, 2022

Congratulations to distinguished alumna Simona Paravani-Mellinghoff who has received an award from Investment Week magazine, which was delighted to honour the winners of the Women in Investment Awards 2022.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 11 October, 2022

Director of the Keynes Fund, Dr Toke Aidt congratulates Ben Bernanke, Douglas Diamond and Philip Dybvig, for winning the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences 2022. The Keynes Fund provides generous grants for work in the subject area of policies that prevent financial crises.

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 4 October, 2022

His thesis built a framework to detect stable relationships between individual time series when they are persistent but do not satisfy the common unit root assumption, thereby providing a solution to an ongoing issue that has challenged economists

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 3 October, 2022

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's Entrepreneurship Lab has been awarded a generous gift of £1.5 million from David Sainsbury and the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, to expand their activities.

Economics News | Published on Friday, 30 September, 2022

The EEA bestows the Young Economist Award to the authors no more than 3 years past a PhD defence of outstanding papers presented during contributed sessions of the EEA annual congress.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 26 September, 2022

Eu-Wayne (Christ’s College), who has just completed the final year of the BA in Economics, has been awared the Gladstone Memorial Prize, Academic Year 2021/22.

Economics News | Published on Tuesday, 2 August, 2022

Second-year Economics PhD student Niklas Schmitz has received three awards for his paper which he presented in different conferences.

Economics News | Published on Monday, 6 June, 2022

Sir Partha Dasgupta, is the Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus within the Faculty of Economics at the University of Cambridge, and at the ceremony held in the Guildhall of the City of London, he was commended fo

Economics News | Published on Monday, 30 May, 2022

Professor Sriya Iyer has been elected to The Royal Economic Society Council from 2022-2027.

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Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 20 January, 2022

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper, "Rising Temperatures, Falling Ratings: The Effect of Climate Change on Sovereign Creditworthiness", was named runner-up in the Financial Times Responsible Business Education Awards.

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 8 September, 2021
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Economics News | Published on Thursday, 1 July, 2021
Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 30 June, 2021

The Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning Technology-enabled Learning Prize has awarded a high commendation to Dr. Toke Aidt, Mr. Oleg Kitov and Dr. Vasileios Kotsidis for mastery-oriented active learning methods to complement traditional lectures.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 21 June, 2021

Faculty of Economics PhD student, Daniel Ostry has won the Cambridge Finance Best Student Paper Award 2020-2021.

Economics News | Published on Wednesday, 12 May, 2021
Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 27 November, 2020

Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou has joined the European Economic Review Journal Editorial Board. Dr Giannitsarou has agreed to be an Associate Editor for the journal, with immediate effect.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 5 October, 2020
Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 16 September, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Dr Tiago Cavalcanti has been appointed to join the Board of Economics of the State of São Paulo in Brazil. The group will provide external expert economic analysis, current and future financial outlooks, and advice to the governor of São Paulo and state secretaries.