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Upcoming events

The MacCaLM Summer Workshop will be held on Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th June in Edinburgh. The full programme will be announced shortly. The 2018 Annual Conference will be held on Wednesday 20th June in Edinburgh. Further details about the...

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...

John Moore awarded CBE

Professor John Moore recognised in Queen’s birthday honours for services to economics. John Moore, Principal Investigator for the MacCaLM Project and Professor of Economics at the Universities of Edinburgh and LSE, is recognised in the Queen’s...

Sveriges Riksbank interview with John Moore

Professor John Moore recently conducted an interview with the Sveriges Riksbank Research Division regarding the work undertaken on the MacCaLM grant. The interview followed Sveriges Riksbank’s annual conference in September 2016, held in...

Annual Fellowships Awarded

MacCaLM is delighted to announce that Paul Muller of the University of Gothenburg , Bjoern Bruegemann of the Free University of Amsterdam and Gabor Pinter of the Bank of England have all accepted annual MacCaLM fellowships.

MacCaLM Officially Kicks Off

The Project Officially commenced on 1 June 2015 and the Kick Off Conference was held in the University of Edinburgh's Playfair Library on 18th June.