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Pau Pujolas

In May 2018, the project is delighted to welcome Pau Pujolas as a visiting fellow. Pau is Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics at McMaster University. Pau’s research interests focus on productivity, international trade, labour...

Ronald Wolthoff

In May and June 2018, the project is delighted to welcome Ronald Wolthoff as a visiting fellow. Ronald is Associate Professor at the University of Toronto and Research Fellow at the IZA Institute of Labour Economics. Ronald’s research focuses...

Macro-Finance Workshop

In May 2018, the project will co-host the 4th annual joint Macro-Finance Workshop with the Centre for Central Banking Studies at the Bank of England. The theme of the workshop will be the interaction between financial markets and the wider economy...

Martin Scheffel

The project is delighted to welcome Martin Scheffel to Edinburgh in June 2018 as a visiting fellow. Martin is Professor of Applied Political Economy at the University of Mannheim. His research interest is macroeconomics with incomplete markets, with...

Annual Conference 2018

Wednesday 20 June The project will host the 2018 Annual Conference in Edinburgh. This year’s conference will focus on the core values of the project, macroeconomics, labour markets and credit cycles. Pieter Gautier (VU University of Amsterdam)...

Summer Workshop 2018

Monday 18 – Tuesday 19 June The project is delighted to host our second Summer Workshop, held in association with the Barcelona Summer Forum. The workshop will explore the topics of macroeconomics and development, business cycles and the...

Rocio Madera

In May 2018, the project is delighted to welcome Rocio Madera as a visiting fellow. Rocio is Assistant Professor at the Southern Methodist University. Rocio’s research interests are in quantitative models and micro-data to answer questions on...

Gender Conference 2017

In November 2017 the project co-hosted the Gender Conference in Edinburgh, held in association with the School of Economics, Univesity of Edinburgh. The event attracted 40 delegates from the UK, Europe and the US. Topics covered included gender...

Visiting Fellow – Axel Gottfries

In mid-November 2017, the project welcomed Axel Gottfries as a visiting fellow. Axel is currently a PhD student at the University of Cambridge. His research interests focus on macroeconomics, labour economics and economic theory. He has published...

Visiting Fellow – Marc Teignier

In late October 2017, the project welcomed Marc Teignier as a visiting fellow. Marc is Assistant Professor at the Universitate de Barcelona as a member of the Centre for Research in Welfare Economics and the Economic Theory Department. His recent...

Post-Crisis Macroeconomics Workshop

On Tuesday 17th October the project held a Post-Crisis Macroeconomics Workshop in Edinburgh. The event welcomed Christina and David Romer, along with Paul Beaudry and Franck Portier to explore the topic post-crisis macroeconomics. Paul Beaudry began...

PhD Studentships

We’re delighted to announce that we have one fully-funded PhD studentship available in the area of credit and labour market foundations of the macroeconomy commencing in Autumn 2018.

Visiting Fellows – Christina and David Romer

The MacCaLM project was delighted to welcome Christina and David Romer to the University of Edinburgh from September to November 2017. Christina Romer is currently Garff B. Wilson Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley...

Summer Workshop

The MacCaLM Summer Workshop took place on Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 June. The workshop explored topics on macroeconomics and the labour market, market models and the effects of unemployment. Brexit and the impacts on foreign investment was explored...

MacCaLM supports 2017 Barcelona Summer Forum

Barcelona Graduate School in Economics Summer Forum 2017 The MacCaLM Project was associated with the Barcelona Graduate School in Economics Summer Forum 2017. The Summer Forum welcomed international researchers to participate in a series of...

Annual Conference 2017

The 2017 MacCaLM Annual Conference was held on Wednesday 21st June 2017. We welcome a host of international speakers, for our Policy Forum, arranged by MacCaLM Annual Fellow, Gabor Pinter. Speakers included Adam Szeidl (Central European...