We undertake research in monetary policy, fiscal policy, expectations formation, sovereign bond default, central banking communication and forward guidance, policy credibility, maturity structure, dynamic contracts, financial frictions, closed and open-economy macro.
We run the Centre for International Macroeconomic Studies.
We publish in world-class journals such as the Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Political Economy, Review of Economic Studies, American Economic Review: Insights, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Monetary Economics, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of International Economics, Economic Journal, among many others.
We regularly give talks at central banks and policy institutions.
We attract research funding on a regular basis, with projects funded from the Nuffield Foundation, UK Research Innovation, European Commission Cordis, European Commission H2020, European Commission FP7, ESRC, French National Research Agency, Danish Social Sciences Research Foundation as well as private donors.
We have links with several central banks and policy institutions. On February 2018, one of our members joined the Council of Economic Advisors to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, providing economic advice to the Chancellor, the HMT, and the Government on a range of key economic issues.
We are also act as academic visitors and consultants with several institutions including the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the International Monetary Fund, Her Majesty's Treasury, the Bank of England, the Bundesbank, and the Bank of Portugal.