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Professor Eric French

Prof. French studies the underlying causes of intergenerational associations in income, wealth, and education This is part of his What are the Drivers of the Intergenerational Transmission of Inequality? project.

 

 

Dr. Isabelle Roland

Dr Roland discusses her research which aims to quantify the macroeconomic consequences of credit misallocation resulting from forbearance incentives in Japan in her research project, The Aggregate Consequences of Credit Misallocation in Japan.

 

 

Dr. Julia Shvets

Dr Shvets looks at how voluntary provision of public goods is not well understood but very important, in the project Private Provision of Public Goods and Group Dynamics.

 

 

Dr. Peter Sloman

Dr Sloman discusses discusses how tax and public spending are central to electoral politics in many countries, and lie at the heart of the classic Downsian model of electoral choice in his research project, Where’s the Money Coming From? Manifestos, Policy Costings, and Electoral Choices in Western Democracies.

 

 

Dr. Tommy Krieger

Dr Krieger's project with Dr Toke Aidt, studies the hypothesis that the social identity of the elected politicians plays an important role for public policy, Social Identity and Public Policy.

 

Professor Matt Elliott

Prof. Elliott proposes an online experiment to study how a representative sample of US citizens react to the opinions of experts and test theories on how to best disseminate this information. This is part of his Experts Opinions and Persuasion in Times of Uncertainty project.

 

Dr. Julia Shvets

In this film, Dr Shvets summarizes the findings from her joint paper “Persistence overconfidence and biased memory: evidence from managers”, which is part of her Understanding Differences in Performance of Managers project.

 

 

Dr. Sriya Iyer

Dr Sriya Iyer discusses religion, mental health and the spread of Covid-19 in her research project, Religion and Covid-19.

 

 

Dr. Noriko Amano-Patiño

Dr Noriko Amano-Patiño examines US affirmative action in employment which aims to equalize labour market outcomes across racial groups in her research project entitled The Effect of Affirmative Action on Workers’ Outcomes.

 

 

Dr. Matt Elliott

Dr Matt Elliott and co-authors propose an online experiment to study how a representative sample of US citizens reacts to experts’ in their research project, Experts’ Opinions and Persuasion in Times of Uncertainty.

 

 

Dr. Eduardo Gallo

Dr. Eduardo Gallo discusses how money and social networks sustain cooperation in his research project, Monetary Networks.

 

 

Salvatore Lattanzio

Salvatore Lattanzio discusses the impact of automation on labour market sorting in his research project, Sorting Robots: How Automation Shapes the Allocation of Workers Across Firms.

 

 

Prof. Andrew Harvey

Prof. Andrew Harvey asks what econometric tools are suited to studying climate change and its adverse consequences in his Persistence and Forecasting in Climate and Environmental Econometrics project.

 

 

Dr. Christopher Rauh

Dr. Chris Rauh asks how automation is affecting political preferences and the fear of robots has caused a rise of fringe parties and populism in his research project, The Impact of Automation and Fears of Job Displacement on Political Preferences.

 

 

Dr. Leigh Shaw-Taylor

Dr. Oliver Buxton Dunn narrates a short summary of this research project, Lighthouses in Economics Redivivus, joint with Dr. Alexis Litvine, Dr. Leigh Shaw-Taylor, and partners Prof. Dan Bogart and Dr Eduard Alvarez-Palau.