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About the Institute

The Cambridge-INET Institute has been set up to support fundamental research in economics at the University of Cambridge.

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New Postdocs 2020-21

George Charlson, Miguel Ferreira, Juan Carlos Ruiz Garcia and Eduard Talamàs will be joining Cambridge-INET as Postdocs in September 2020. You can view their profiles on the Postdocs page.

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Furloughing

The COVID-19 Economic Research website has published a Special Feature about Christopher Rauh's Cambridge-INET working paper (joint with Abi Adams-Prassl, Teodora Boneva, and Marta Golin). This paper looks at which workers are most likely to be furloughed and observes that not everyone was furloughed on equal terms.

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Economic Aspects of the COVID-19 Crisis in the UK

Vasco Carvalho and Flavio Toxvaerd are among the authors of a Royal Society DELVE Initiative Report "Economic Aspects of the COVID-19 Crisis in the UK", which looks at the new challenges for the economy and public health that the COVID-19 Pandemic will bring over the coming years.

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Forecasting Coronavirus with Time Series

Andrew Harvey and Paul Kattuman have published a Special Feature on The COVID-19 Economic Research website about "Time Series Models Based on Growth Curves with Applications to Forecasting Coronavirus", which looks at the importance of having quick access to reliable estimates to help plot the future course of new cases and deaths.

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Latest News


The Economics of Infection - Flavio Toxvaerd
Published on - Tuesday 29th September 2020


Covid-19 Policy Response Open Letter - Flavio Toxvaerd
Published on - Friday 25th September 2020


Female Researchers and Publications During COVID-19 Podcast
Published on - Friday 18th September 2020


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Economics of Brexit and COVID-19

Meredith Crowley took part in a live webinar on "Economics of Brexit and Covid-19" organised by academic think tank UK in a Changing Europe, on 12th June 2020. You can watch a video of the webinar on their YouTube channel.

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INET Economics Articles


How Important is the Unemployment Rate for the Wage Rate?
Published on - Monday 28th September 2020


How Bankers Hide Losses
Published on - Thursday 24th September 2020


The Master and the Prodigy
Published on - Tuesday 22nd September 2020


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Today's Events


30 Sep

Keynes Fund Research Day 2020
Virtual Event


Upcoming Events


01 Sep

52nd MMF Annual Conference
Clare College



Virtual Reading Groups


26 Oct

Quantifying Herding and Contrarianism in Financial Markets
Tristan Hennig
Zoom Online Meeting
(Theory Workshop)

02 Nov

Learning in a Small/Big World
Benson Tsz Kin Leung
Zoom Online Meeting
(Theory Workshop)



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