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Keynes Fund

 

Keynes Fund for Applied Economics

7th Research Day

30th September 2020, 1.00pm - 4.30pm

Hashtag: #KeynesFundResearch

Please register using the form below.

Zoom event joining link for attendees:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83851997136?pwd=NWxtRTN3NndzcmVnZTA5c3ZoblV3UT09

(Passcode: 849891)

*Please note that this event is being recorded. 


Programme

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13:00-13:05

Introduction Toke Aidt, Keynes Fund Director, Faculty of Economics, Cambridge
13:05-13:30

Anna Vignoles and Simon Burgess

 

The allocation of scarce resources in a quasi-market with free-to-use public services-access to highly effective schools

 

Discussion opener: Christopher Rauh

13:30-13:55

Toke Aidt, Leigh Shaw-Taylor and Romola Davenport

 

Market Failures and State Successes in Public Health and Highways 1830-1912

 

Discussion opener: Sriya Iyer

13:55-14:20

Sriya Iyer, Tiago Cavalcanti, Christopher Rauh, Christian Roerig, Maryam Vaziri

 

How Important are Religious Organisations as Insurance

 

Discussion opener: Anna Vignoles

14:20-14:45 Alexei Onatskiy and Chen Wang
 

High-dimensional Cointegration Analysis

 

Discussion opener: Toke Aidt

   
14:45-15:15 Break
   
15:15-15:40

Alain Naef and Walter Jansson

 

Economic Uncertainty Over the Long Run: A Natural Language Processing Approach

 

Discussion opener: Alexei Onatskiy

15:40-16:05

Robert Bennett

 

Assessing spatial monopsony/monopoly: profits and employment in nineteenth century small firms

 

Discussion opener: Meredith Crowley

16:05-16:30

Giancarlo Corsetti, Meredith Crowley and Lu Han

 

Evidence on the International Pricing by UK exporters

 

Discussion opener: Robert Bennett

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If you have a query regarding the Research Day please contact:

Marion Reusch
Keynes Fund Administrator
Email: keynes-fund@econ.cam.ac.uk