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Research Interests

Labour Economics, Political Economy


Published Papers

Adams-Prassl, A., Boneva, T., Golin, M. and Rauh, C. The value of sick pay, (2023) European Economic Review, 151
Adams-Prassl, A., Boneva, T., Golin, M. and Rauh, C. Perceived returns to job search, (2023) Labour Economics, 80
Rauh, C. and Renée, L. How to measure parenting styles?, (2022) Review of the Economics of the Household
Mueller, H. and Rauh, C. Using Past Violence and Current News to Predict Changes in Violence, (2022) International Interactions
Mueller, H. and Rauh, C. The Hard Problem of Prediction for Conflict Prevention, (2022) Journal of the European Economic Association, 20(6), 2440–2467

Cambridge Working Papers in Economics

Rauh, C., Valladares-Esteban, A. On the Black-White Gaps in Labor Supply and Earnings over the Lifecycle in the US, (2023) CWPE2333
Boneva, T., Golin, M., Kaufmann, K., Rauh, C. Beliefs About Maternal Labor Supply, (2022) CWPE2270
Golin, M., Rauh, C. The Impact of Fear of Automation, (2022) CWPE2269
Cavalcanti, T., Iyer, S., Rauh, C., Roerig, C. and Vaziri, M. A City of God: Afterlife Beliefs and Job Support in Brazil, (2022) CWPE2268
Mueller, H., Rauh, C. Building Bridges to Peace: A Quantitative Evaluation of Power-Sharing Agreements, (2022) CWPE2261

Research Activities

Economics Faculty launch MPhil in Economics and Data Science
The Faculty of Economics is to launch a new MPhil in Economics and Data Science from Autumn 2024. The new interdisciplinary MPhil course is intended to expand the knowledge of economists to the tools of data science.
Published on - Monday 15th May 2023

Workers’ responses to the threat of automation
Christopher Rauh's article into the threat automation poses to many workers has been published in VoxEU.
Published on - Thursday 9th March 2023

Tight jobs market? AI meets worker shortage
Christopher Rauh’s discussion paper published by the Centre for Economic Policy Research has been mentioned in an article by Reuters on the tough jobs market.
Published on - Friday 17th February 2023

Why health-care services are in chaos everywhere
Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics Christopher Rauh's research has been featured in the Economist Magazine.
Published on - Wednesday 18th January 2023

Keynes Fund Celebrates 10 years
A decade of the Keynes Fund was celebrated with their nineth annual Research Day. Which featured a diverse collection of research papers presented, from funded projects.
Published on - Tuesday 6th December 2022

Press Articles

Bloomberg: Incarceration, unemployment, and the black–white marriage gap in the US
Voxeu: Incarceration, unemployment, and the black–white marriage gap in the US
Forbes: Parental Beliefs about Returns to Different Types of Investments in School Children
Evening Standard: Parental Beliefs about Returns to Different Types of Investments in School Children

Keynes Fund Sponsored Projects

Rauh, C., The Impact of Automation and Fears of Job Displacement on Political Preferences (JHUQ)
Rauh, C. and Mueller, H., The Economic Consequences of Conflict Risk (JHVO)

COVID-19 Economic Research

Special Features: COVID-19 and the Effect on Workers
Work Tasks That Can Be Done From Home


PIIB Paper 6 - Lent - Introduction to Corporate Finance
MPhil - E100 Microeconomics
MPhil - S301 Applied Econometrics
MPhil F300 - Corporate Finance

PhD Students


Vivek Roy-Chowdhury
PhD Title:
Research: Applied microeconomics; behavioural economics


Kilian Kamkar
PhD Title:
Research: Environmental Economics, Development and Growth
James Morris
PhD Title:
Research: Labor Economics, Education Economics, and Inequality
Jumi Kim
PhD Title:

Christopher Rauh

Professor of Economics and Data Science

Research Group:
Empirical Microeconomics

CV: Curriculum Vitae

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