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

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The COVID-19 Crisis Through the Lens of 1.4 Billion Transactions

Vasco Carvalho, with University of Edinburgh, Imperial College and at the Spanish bank BBVA, studies the “real time evolution” of economic activity during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Social Distancing and Supply Disruptions in a Pandemic

Giancarlo Corsetti's (with Martin Bodenstein and Luca Guerrieri) research into Social Distancing by Sectors has been published in the CEPR Covid Economics: Vetted and Real-Time Papers Journal.

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When will the Covid-19 Pandemic Peak?

Oliver Linton's paper analyses data from the European CDC on the number of new cases of COVID-19 infection and the number of new deaths by country, with a view to predicting the future turnaround of the upward trends. Tables and figures are updated daily.

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The Unequal Effects of COVID-19 on Economists' Research Productivity

Zeina Hasna (C-INET Student Scholarship), with Noriko Amano-Patiño, Elisa Faraglia, Chryssi Giannitsarou have published a Cambridge-INET working paper that looks at why women researchers are struggling to capitalise on COVID-19 related research.

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COVID-19 and the Effect on Workers

Christopher Rauh has published two working papers looking at the economic impacts of COVID-19 on workers in the UK and US.

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INET Economics Articles


Corona Crisis and Eurobonds
Published on - Tuesday 26th May 2020


Indian Economic Policy: Stimulus, Deficits and Privatisation
Published on - Wednesday 20th May 2020


America’s Chilling Experiment in Human Sacrifice
Published on - Thursday 14th May 2020


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Today's Events


28 May

Econometric Methods for Modern Data Structures
Event Postponed


Upcoming Events


29 May

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series
Virtual Event

05 Jun

COVID Economics Alumni Webinar Series
Virtual Event



Virtual Reading Groups


29 May

Optimal Testing Allocation
Andrea Galeotti
Zoom Online Meeting
(Networks Reading Group)

01 Jun

Distracted from Comparison: Product Design and Advertisement with Limited Attention
Benson Tsz Kin Leung
Zoom Online Meeting
(Theory Workshop)



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