Influential faculty and cutting-edge research
The Economics group at London Business School has particular strengths in academic research and in applying it to problems relevant to businesses and governments.
Our faculty regularly advise a range of national and international government agencies and corporations, and publishes in leading international research journals.
Our teaching and research focuses on:
- economic theory
- industrial economics
- strategic business behaviour
- the global macroeconomy
- economic integration in Europe.
The Economics subject area is chaired by Professor Lucrezia Reichlin.
The Economics subject area holds weekly seminars. Please see below for this year's schedule.
If you would like to join our Seminars Mailing List, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org specifying micro, macro or both.
|Botond Koszegi (CEU and Berkeley)||WLT||The Market for Deceptive Products|
|Nick Bloom (Stanford)||LT4||Really Uncertain Business Cycles|
|Michael W. Klein (Tufts)||LT10||Rounding the Corners of the Policy Trilemma|
|Enrico Perotti (University of Amsterdam)||LT2||Shadow Banking|
|Alp Simsek (Harvard)||LT4||A Welfare Criterion for Models with Distorted Beliefs|
|Jordi Gali (CREI)||LT6||Understanding the Gains from Wage Flexibility: The Exchange Rate Connection|
|Tayfun Sonmez (Boston College)||LT4||The Demise of Walk Zones in Boston: Priorities vs. Precedence in School Choice|
|Chris House (University of Michigan)||LT4||A Quantitative Model of Toxic Assets and Unconventional Monetary Policy|
|Johannes Spinnewijn (LSE)||LT4||Heterogeneity, Demand for Insurance and Adverse Selection|
|Yusufcan Masatlioglu (University of Michigan)||LT4||A Canonical Model of Choice with Initial Endowments|
|Ariel Rubinstein (Tel Aviv University and NYU)||LT4||A Model of Persuasion with Boundedly Rational Agents|
|Suehyun Kwon (UCL)||LT3|
|10 Oct||1400-1530||Jose Luis Peydro (UPF)||LT2||Hazardous Times for Monetary Policy: What do 23 Million Loans Say About the Impact of Monetary Policy on Credit Risk-Taking?|
|17 Oct||1115-1230||Aytek Erdil (Cambridge)||LT2||Prioritizing Diversity in School Choice|
|25 Oct||1115-1245||Alberto Alesina (Harvard)||LT9||The Output Effect of Fiscal Consolidations|
J Voth (UPF & CREI)
|LT2||How the West 'Invented' Fertility Restriction|
|07 Nov||1115-1230||Nico Voigtlaender (UCLA)||LT4||Imported Inputs, Quality Complementarity, and Skill Demand|
|14 Nov||1115-1230||Sang Mok Lee (U Penn)||LT4||Incentive Compatibility of Large Centralized Matching Markets|
|21 Nov||1115-1230||Ralph Winter (UBC)||LT3||Exclusionary Contracts|
|28 Nov||1115-1245||Karel Mertens (Cornell)||LT3||A Reconciliation of SVAR and Narrative Estimates of Tax Multipliers|
|12 Dec||1115-1245||Xavier Ragot (Paris School of Economics)||LT5||Precautionary Saving over the Business Cycle|
For more information on the Economics subject area, contact Eleanor Burke, administrator
Tel: +44 (0)20 7000 8420
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7000 8401
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