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Research Interests

Macroeconomic Theory and the Economics of Optimal Taxation

Recent Publications

Published Papers

Brendon, C., Paustian, M. and Yates, T. Self-Fulfilling Recessions at the Zero Lower Bound, Journal of Monetary Economics (2019)

Cambridge Working Papers in Economics

Brendon, C. Optimal Nonlinear Savings Taxation, (2022) CWPE2221
Brendon, C. and Ellison, M. Time-Consistently Undominated Policies, (2018) CWPE1809

Research Grants

A Dynamic Economic And Monetary Union (ADEMU) (Horizon 2020, Societal Challenges (SC))

Keynes Fund Sponsored Projects

Optimal Nonlinear Savings Taxation (JHVQ)


PI Paper 2 - Lent - Macroeconomic Principles II
PIIB Paper 7 - Michaelmas & Lent - Public Economics
Diploma Paper 2 - Macroeconomics
MPhil E200 - Macroeconomics
MPhil R201 - Applied Macroeconomics

PhD Students


Andrew Hannon
PhD Title: Essays on the Economics of Debt Management and Default
Research: Macroeconomics, Household Finance, Sovereign Debt, Financial Stability and the Housing Market


Balduin Bippus
PhD Title: International Finance
Research: Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy and International Economics

Charles Brendon

El-Erian Fellow in Macroeconomics

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