Academic staff

Teaching and research staff within Economics


Prof Pierre-Richard Agenor
Hallsworth Professor

Interests: development macroeconomics, monetary policy and international finance, labour economics
PhD University of Paris


Prof Martyn Andrews
Professor of Econometrics

Interests: applied microeconometrics, labour economics
PhD London School of Economics


Dr Peter Backus
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied microeconomics, public economics, charitable giving
PhD University of Warwick


Dr Prasenjit Banerjee
Lecturer in Environmental Economics

Interests: environmental economics, behavioural and experimental economics, development
PhD University of Wyoming


Prof James Banks
Professor of Economics

Interests: applied microeconometrics, consumer behaviour, the economics of ageing
PhD University College London


Prof Ralf Becker
Professor of Economics

Interests: econometrics, financial econometrics
PhD Queensland University of Technology


Dr Michele Berardi
Reader in Economics

Interests: expectations, learning, information, macroeconomics
PhD Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa


Dr Guillaume Blanc
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: economic history, growth and development, political economy, cultural economics
PhD Brown University


Dr George J Bratsiotis
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: macroeconomics, monetary policy
PhD Queen Mary College, University of London


Dr Caitlin Brown
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: development, applied microeconomics, poverty, intra-household inequality, health, gender
PhD Georgetown University


Dr Abhishek Chakravarty
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied microeconomics, development economics
PhD University College London


Prof Karim Chalak
Professor of Econometrics

Interests: econometric theory, applied econometrics, causal inference
PhD University of California, San Diego


Dr Ron Chan
Lecturer in Environmental Economics

Interests: environmental and energy economics, empirical industrial organization, international trade
PhD University of Maryland


Dr David Delacretaz
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied microeconomic theory, market design, matching theory, mechanism design
PhD University of Melbourne


Dr Indranil Dutta
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: development economics, poverty, inequality, governance, conflict
PhD University of California, Riverside


Dr Omer Edhan
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: learning and AI in macroeconomics, learning and evolution, markets with indivisible goods
PhD Hebrew University of Jerusalem


Prof Igor Evstigneev
Professor of Mathematical Economics

Interests: mathematical finance, random dynamical systems, stochastic optimisation and games
PhD Economics and Mathematics Institute


Dr Jasmin Fliegner
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: econometrics of programme evaluation
PhD Toulouse School of Economics & Technische Universität


Prof Rachel Griffith
Professor of Economics

Interests: public economics
PhD Keele University


Prof Alastair Hall
Professor of Econometrics

Interests: theoretical econometrics, statistical inference, moment-based estimation methods
PhD University of Warwick


Dr M Emranul Haque
Senior Lecturer in Macroeconomics

Interests: macroeconomics, economic development, growth
PhD University of Manchester


Dr Katsushi Imai
Reader in Economics

Interests: nutrition and health in Asia, microeconometrics, panel data
DPhil University of Oxford


Dr Sofia Izquierdo Sanchez
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied microeconomics, industry studies, cultural economics
PhD Lancaster University


Dr Alessia Isopi
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: development economics, asymmetries in information, experimental economics
PhD Tor Vergata University of Rome


Dr Ekaterina Kazak
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied econometrics, financial econometrics, causal inference
PhD University of Konstanz


Prof Tatiana Komarova
Professor of Econometrics

Interests: econometric theory, applied econometrics
PhD Northwestern University


Dr Leonidas Koutsougeras
Reader in Economics

Interests: general equilibrium, incomplete asset markets, asymmetric information
PhD University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Dr Agnes Kovacs
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied microeconomics, behavioural economics, macroeconomics
PhD Norwegian School of Economics


Dr Sonya Krutikova
Reader in Economics

Interests: education, labour economics, development economics
DPhil University of Oxford


Dr Patrick Macnamara
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: quantitative macroeconomics, firm dynamics, inequality, heterogeneity
PhD University of Rochester


Prof Paul Madden
Emeritus Professor


Dr Edward Manderson
Lecturer in Environmental Economics

Interests: energy economics, environmental economics
PhD University of Nottingham


Dr Paul Middleditch
Senior Lecturer in Macroeconomics

Interests: macroeconomics, monetary policy, DSGE Models, bayesian estimation, pedagogy
PhD University of Surrey


Dr Aruni Mitra
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: macroeconomics, labour economics, household finance
PhD University of British Columbia


Dr Manuel Mosquera Tarrio
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: macroeconomics, monetary economics, inflation dynamics, expectations, learning
PhD University of Manchester


Dr Kyriakos Neanidis
Reader in Macroeconomics

Interests: macroeconomics, development economics, financial economics
PhD University of Wisconsin Milwaukee


Prof Antonio Nicolo
Professor of Economics

Interests: social choice, mechanism design, political economy, matching theory
PhD Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona


Dr Robert O'Neill
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: economics pedagogy, inflation measurement, financial econometrics
PhD University of Manchester


Prof Chris Orme
Emeritus Professor

Interests: specification/misspecification testing
PhD University of York


Prof Denise Osborn
Emeritus Professor

Interests: econometrics
PhD London School of Economics


Dr Nuno Palma
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: economic history, growth and development, macroeconomics, monetary economics
PhD London School of Economics


Dr Simon Peters
Lecturer in Econometrics

Interests: applied microeconometrics, specification testing, labour economics


Dr Mario Pezzino
Lecturer in Industrial Economics

Interests: applied microeconomic theory, industrial economics


Dr Carlo Reggiani
Lecturer in Microeconomics

Interests: industrial organization, competition policy and regulation, digital economy
PhD University of York


Prof Daniel Rigby
Professor of Economics

Interests: applied microeconomics, food, agriculture, environment, health


Dr Raffaele Rossi
Reader in Economics

Interests: quantitative macroeconomics, applied econometrics, public economics
PhD University of Glasgow


Dr Alejandro Saporiti
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: microeconomic theory, collective decision-making
PhD Queen Mary University of London


Prof Klaus Schenk-Hoppé
Professor of Financial Economics

Interests: computational economics, dynamic economic theory, random dynamical systems
PhD University of Bremen


Dr Sebastian Seitz
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: public economics, labour economics, health economics
PhD University of Mannheim


Dr Arthur Sinko
Lecturer in Financial Econometrics

Interests: econometrics and financial econometrics, methods for high-frequency data
PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Dr Panagiotis Sousounis
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: labour economics, human capital, economics of education
PhD Keele University


Dr Alexander Squires
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied microeconometrics, public economics
PhD University of Manchester


Prof Alistair Ulph
Emeritus Professor


Prof Akos Valentinyi
Professor of Macroeconomics

Interests: macroeconomics, growth and development, structural transformation
PhD European University Institute


Prof Chris Wallace
Professor of Economics & Head of Department

Interests: game theory and information
DPhil Nuffield College, University of Oxford


Dr Xiaobing Wang
Senior Lecturer in Economics

Interests: growth and development, economics of China, labour economics
PhD King's College London


Dr Mazhar Waseem
Reader in Economics

Interests: public finance
PhD London School of Economics


Mr Nicholas Weaver
Lecturer in Economics

Interests: applied development economics, political economy


Dr Craig Webb
Senior Lecturer of Microeconomic Theory

Interests: microeconomics, individual choice under risk and uncertainty
PhD University of Manchester


Prof Ada Wossink
Professor of Environmental Economics

Interests: environmental, behavioural and public economics
PhD Wageningen University


Prof Horst Zank
Professor of Economics

Interests: individual choice under risk and ambiguity, experimental and behavioural economics
PhD Maastricht University