We have an active Macro and International Economics research group at The University of Warwick.

Each week we hold an external seminar, an internal workshop and a reading group. In addition to the faculty members listed below, a large group of high quality PhD students participate in these events.

Our key research areas and topics:

  • Macroeconomics, business cycles, labour markets, monetary economics

  • Growth, institutions and development

  • International economics, finance, exchange rates, sovereign debt

  • International trade

Our activities

Macro and International Economics Seminar
Thursday, 2.00-3.30pm
For external speakers from top-level academic institutions across the world.

Organiser: Liliana Varela

Macro and International Economics Workshop
Friday, 1.00-2.00pm
For faculty and PhD students at Warwick, and occasional external speakers, to present their work and give feedback to each other.

Organisers: Thijs van Rens

View the full details on our upcoming and past workshop and reading group events.

  • Mon12FebPolitical Economy Seminar - Alexander Fouirnaies (Chicago Harris)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Alexander Fouirnaies (Chicago Harris) http://fouirnaies.com/

  • Tue13FebCWIP Lunchtime Workshop - Miguel Almunia1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Miguel Almunia

  • Tue13FebApplied Economics, Econometrics, Public Policy (CAGE) Seminar - Richard Blundell (UCL)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Richard Blundell - UCL - http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~uctp39a/

  • Wed14FebUndergraduate Live Chat12:00pm - 1:00pm, Online

    Chat directly with University admissions staff to get your undergraduate questions answered.

  • Wed14FebCAGE-AMES Workshop - Jose Corpuz1:00pm - 2:00pm, S1.50

    Jose Corpuz

  • Wed14FebMTWP Lunchtime Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, Cowling Room, S2.77

    Further details to be announced nearer the date.

  • Wed14FebEconometrics Seminar - Alexi Onatskiy (Cambridge)1:30pm - 3:00pm, S2.79

    Alexi Onatskiy (Cambridge)

  • Wed14FebT&L Seminar Series: Katirtzoglou LSE2:00pm - 3:30pm,

    The teaching and learning seminars will touch on topics related teaching pedagogy, teaching research in Economics, or practical methods for Economics (e.g. experiments, students engagement etc).

    Katirtzoglou (Department of Mathematics, LSE)

    Date:Wednesday 14 February, 2-3.30pm
    Location: Social Sciences, Room S0.11

    Eleni has been teaching at LSE since 2006 and has a Ph.D in Functional Analysis from the University of Memphis.

    Eleni will talk about ‘Teaching Real Analysis to Economics Students using a Round Table Model’. She has developed the Round Table model for teaching and learning mathematics and specializes in teaching abstract mathematics to economists. In 2016 Eleni received the LSESU Award for Innovative Teaching and an LSE Excellence in Education Award.

    Registration

    Please complete the following form with your details as registration is mandatory.

  • Thu15FebMacro/International Seminar - Andrew Bernard (Dartmouth College)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Andrew Bernard (Dartmouth College)

  • Thu22FebMacro/International Seminar - Peter Karadi (ECB)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Peter Karadi (ECB)

  • Thu01MarMacro/International Seminar - Beata Javorcik (Oxford)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Beata Javorcik (Oxford)

  • Thu08MarMacro/International Seminar - Linda Goldberg (NYFed)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Linda Goldberg (NY Fed) https://www.newyorkfed.org/research/economists/goldberg/index.html

  • Thu15MarMacro/International Seminar - Axelle Ferriere (EUI)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Axelle Ferriere (EUI) https://sites.google.com/a/nyu.edu/axelleferriere/

  • Thu26AprMacro/International Seminar - Diego Perez (NYU)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Diego Perez (NYU)

  • Thu03MayMacro/International Seminar - Luca Gambetti (UAB)2:00pm - 3:30pm, TBA

    Luca Gambetti (UAB) http://pareto.uab.es/lgambetti/

  • Thu10MayMacro/International Seminar - Alejandro Justiniano (Chicago Fed)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Alejandro Justiniano (Chicago Fed) https://www.chicagofed.org/Home/people/j/justiniano-alejandro

  • Thu17MayMacro/International Seminar - Julian Di Giovanni (UPF)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Julian Di Giovanni (UPF)

  • Thu24MayMacro/International Seminar - Silvana Tenreyro (LSE)2:00pm - 3:30pm, S2.79

    Silvana Tenreyro (LSE)

  • Fri16FebMacro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, Cowling Room, S2.77

    Further details to be announced nearer the date.

  • Fri23FebMacro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, Cowling Room, S2.77

    Further details to be announced nearer the date.

  • Fri02MarMacro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, Cowling Room, S2.77

    Further details to be announced nearer the date.

  • Fri09MarMacro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, Cowling Room, S2.77

    Further details to be announced nearer the date.

  • Fri16MarMacro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, Cowling Room, S2.77

    Further details to be announced nearer the date.

  • Apr272017Vasco Carvalho (Cambridge) - Macro/International Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S0.20, Social Sciences Building

    Vasco Carvalho will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further details will be available in due course.

  • Mar162017Macro/International Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79, Social Sciences Building

    Further details will be available in due course.

  • Mar092017Helene Rey (LBS)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79, Social Sciences Building

    Helene Rey will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further details will be available in due course.

  • Mar022017Kevin Sheedy (LSE) Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79, Social Sciences Building

    Kevin Sheedy will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further information will be available in due course.

  • Feb162017Ester Faia (Goethe)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79, Social Sciences Building

    Ester Faia will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further informaiton will be available in due course.

  • Dec012016Evi Pappa (EUI)1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Further details of this seminar will be available in due course.

  • Nov242016Joaquin Blaum (Brown University) Seminar1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Joaquin Blaum will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further details will be available in due course.

  • Nov172016Kristian Behrens (Montreal)1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Kristian Behrens will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further details will be available in due course.

  • Nov102016Yi Wen (St Louis Fed)1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Yi Wen will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further information will be available in due course.

  • Nov032016Pawel Zabczyk (Bank of England)1:15pm - 2:45pm, To be advised

    Pawel Zabczyk will be presenting as part of the Political Economy Seminar Series. Further details will be available in due course.

  • Oct272016Macro/International Seminar1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Further details of this seminar will be available in due course.

  • Oct202016Natalia Ramondo (UCSD)1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Natalia Ramondo will be presenting as part of the Macro/International Seminar Series. Further details will be available in due course.

  • Oct132016Macro/International Seminar1:15pm - 2:45pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Further details of this seminar will be available in due course.

  • Jun162016Macro/International Seminar - Jessie Handbury (Wharton)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May262016Macro/International Seminar - Brian Kovak (CMU)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May192016Macro/International Seminar - Vincenzo Quadrini (USC)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May122016Macro/International Seminar - Franck Portier (TSE)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Apr282016Macro/International Seminar - Francesc Ortega (CUNY)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Mar172016Macro/International Seminar - Mary Amiti (NY Fed)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Mar102016Macro/International Seminar - Jim Tybout (Penn State)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Mar032016Macro/International Seminar - TBA4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Feb252016Macro/International Seminar - Ricardo Reis (LSE)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Dec032015Macro/International Seminar - Simon van Norden (HEC Montreal)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Nov262015Macro/International Seminar - Oded Galor (Tel Aviv)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Nov192015Macro/International Seminar - Ctirad Slavik (Goethe)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Nov122015Macro/International Seminar - Almuth Scholl (Constance)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Oct292015Macro/International Seminar - Andreas Moxnes (Olso)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Oct222015Macro/International Seminar - Kalina Manova (Oxford)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Oct152015Macro/International Seminar - Leonardo Melosi (Chicago Fed)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May282015Macro / International Seminar - Vivian Yue (Emory)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May212015Macro/International Seminar - Pablo Kurlat (Stanford)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May142015Macro/International Seminar - Dirk Krueger (UPenn)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May072015Macro/International Seminar - Pol Antras (Harvard)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Internalizing Global Value Chains: A Firm-Level Analysis” (by Alfaro, Laura, Pol Antràs, Davin Chor, and Paola Conconi. 2015)

  • Apr302015Macro/International Seminar - Mathias Thoenig (HEC Lausanne)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Mar172015Macro/International Seminar - Mary Amiti (NY Fed)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Mar122015Macro/International Seminar - TBC4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Feb262015Macro/International Seminar - Ralph Ossa (Chicago Booth)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Nov272014Macro/International Seminar - David Atkin (UCLA)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    "Exporting and Firm Performance: Evidence from a Randomized Trial"; download the paper (pdf)

  • Nov202014"Exporters and Shocks: Dissecting the International Elasticity Puzzle" - Doireann Fitzgerald (FRB Minneapolis)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Nov132014Macro/International Seminar - Treb Allen (Northwestern)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Treb Allen (Northwestern)

    Universal Gravity

  • Nov062014Macro/International Seminar - Francois Gourio (FRB Chicago)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Francois Gourio (FRB Chicago)

    Financial distress and endogenous uncertainty

  • Oct302014Macro/International Seminar - Almut Balleer (IIES)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Almut Balleer (IIES)

    Financial Market Imperfections and the Pricing Decision of Firms: Theory and Evidence

  • Oct162014Macro/International Seminar - Valerie Ramey (UC-San Diego)4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • May222014Macro/International Seminar: Susanto Basu (Boston College)4:00pm - 5:15pm, S2.79

    Macro/International Seminar: Susanto Basu (Boston College)

    "Productivity and Welfare of Nations"

  • May152014Macro/International Seminar: Philipp Kircher (Edinburgh)4:00pm - 5:15pm, S2.79

    Macro/International Seminar: Philipp Kircher (Edinburgh)

    Matching and Sorting in a Global Economy (joint with Elhanan Helpman and Gene Grossman)

  • May012014Macro/International Seminar: Hugo Hopenhayn (UCLA)4:00pm - 5:15pm, S2.79

    Macro/International Seminar: Hugo Hopenhayn (UCLA)

  • Apr242014Macro/International Seminar: Philippe Martin (Sciences Po, Paris)4:00pm - 5:15pm, S2.79

    Macro/International Seminar: Philippe Martin (Sciences Po, Paris)

    "Inspecting the Mechanism: Leverage and the Great Recession in the Eurozone" co-authored with Thomas Philippon

  • Mar132014Macro/International Seminar: Vincent Sterk (UCL)4:00pm - 5:15pm,
  • Mar062014Macro/International Seminar: Mark Aguiar (Princeton)4:00pm - 5:15pm, S0.21

    Macro/International Seminar: Mark Aguiar (Princeton)

  • Feb272014Macro/International Seminar: David Hemous (INSEAD)4:00pm - 5:15pm, S2.79
  • Dec012017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Nov242017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Nov172017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Nov102017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Nov032017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Oct272017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Oct202017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Oct132017Macro and International Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room
  • Jun302017Macro/International Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Anthony Tuckwell (Warwick)

  • Jun232017Macro/International Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S1.50, Social Sciences Building

    Alex Karalis (Warwick)

  • Jun162017Macro/International Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Stefano Eusepi (NY Fed)

  • Jun082017Macro/International Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Ayesgul Sahin (NY Fed)

    Demographic Origins of the Startup Deficit (with Fatih Karahan and Ben Pugsley)

  • Dec022016Macro and International Economics Group1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Horng Wong will be presenting at this workshop.

  • Nov252016Macro and International Economics Group1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Lawrence Uren (Melbourne) will be presenting at this workshop.

  • Nov182016Macro and International Economics Group1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Giovanni Nicolo will be presenting at this workshop.

  • Nov112016Macro and Economics International Economics Group1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Natalie Chen and Dennis Novy will be presenting at this workshop.

  • Nov042016Macro and International Economics Group - Ali Moghaddasi1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Ali Moghaddasi

  • Oct282016Macro and International Economics Group - Alex Karalis1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Alex Karalis

  • Oct212016Macro and International Economics Group - Juan Carlos Castro Fernandez1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    JUan Carlos Castro Fernandez

  • Oct142016Macro and International Economics Group - Thijs van Rens1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Thijs van Rens

  • Oct072016Macro and International Economics Group1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.77 Cowling Room

    Year 1 PhD Forum

  • Apr252008Additional Public Economics Workshop12:00pm - 1:00pm, S2.79
  • Apr242008Departmental Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79
  • Apr242008Labour Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Steven Lehrer (Queen's University)

  • Apr232008Econometrics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Mark Salmon (WBS) Time Deformation and the Yield Curve

  • Apr222008Macroeconomics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Etienne Wasmer (Sciences-Po, Paris)“A Link Between Housing Markets and Labor Markets:Time to Move and Aggregate Unemployment
    (with Peter Rupert )

  • Apr182008Warwick South Asia Group ConferenceAll day,
  • Apr142008Warwick South Asia Group conference3 days,
  • Mar212008Easter Holiday4 days,
  • Mar172008Royal Economic Society Conference3 days, University of Warwick

    For more information go to http://www.resconference.org.uk/.

  • Mar142008CRETA seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Sylvain Sorin (Ecole Polytechnique and U. Paris VI) Consistent Procedures in Discrete and Continuous Time

  • Mar142008Industrial Organisation Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    David P Myatt (Oxford University) Sales Strategies: Posted Prices vs. Negotiated Deals

  • Mar132008Public Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Giorgia Maffini (Warwick)

  • Mar122008Theory Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Herakles Polemarchakis Good Taxes

  • Mar112008extra macro seminar5:30pm - 6:30pm, S2.79

    Professor Andrew Sentance "An Inside View of the MPC"

  • Mar072008CRETA seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S0.19
  • Mar072008Extra Industrial Organisation Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.80
  • Mar072008Development/Economic History1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Stephen Broadberry, Sayantan Ghosal and Eugenio Proto

    Commercialisation, Factor Prices and Technological Progress: History and Theory  

  • Mar062008Departmental Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Sendhil Mullainathan (Harvard)

    Climbing out of poverty: psychology and economics of the poor".

  • Mar062008Public Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Ben Zissimos (Vanderbilt)

  • Mar052008Econometrics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Stas Anatolyev (New School of Economics, Moscow)

  • Mar042008Economic History/Development1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Joyce Burnett (Wabash)

  • Feb292008CRETA seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S0.19

    Olivier Gossner (Paris and Northwestern)

  • Feb292008Industrial Organisation Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Marta Ferreira Dias (Warwick)

  • Feb282008Departmental Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Peyton Young (Johns Hopkins and Oxford)

  • Feb282008Labour Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Matt Dickson (Warwick) The Causal Effect of Education on Wages Revisited

  • Feb272008Theory Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79
  • Feb262008PhD Student Seminar Series2:30pm - 3:00pm, S2.80

    Peter backus

  • Feb262008PhD Student Seminar Series2:00pm - 2:30pm, S2.80
  • Feb222008macroeconomics workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Atsuyoshi Morozumi (Warwick)

  • Feb212008Departmental Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Tim Besley (LSE)

    Household External Finance and Consumption
  • Feb212008Labour Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm,
  • Feb202008Econometrics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79
  • Feb192008Macroeconomics seminar2:00pm - 3:00pm, R0.3-4

    Roman Ranciere (IMF) Systemic Crises and Growth, 2-3pm in Room R0.3-4.

  • Feb192008Macroeconomics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79
  • Feb152008CRETA seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Marzena J Rostek (Wisconsin-Madison) and Marek Weretka (Wisconsin-Madison): Frequent Trading and Price Impace in Thin Markets

  • Feb152008Industrial Organisation Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Aron Toth (Warwick)

  • Feb142008Departmental Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Chris Woodruff (San Diego/LSE)

  • Feb142008Public Economics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Emanuele Bracco (Warwick)

  • Feb132008Theory Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Sushama Murty (Warwick)

  • Feb122008Macroeconomics Workshop5:00pm - 7:30pm, S2.79

    Marcel Fratzscher (ECB)

    U.S. Shocks and Global Exchange Rate Configurations (Presentation for the MSc in International Finance in room S2.79 from 5.00-7.30pm)

  • Feb112008Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, TBA

    Jean Imbs (Lausanne)

  • Feb082008CRETA seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Bhaskar Dutta (Warwick)

  • Feb082008Development/Economic History1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79
  • Feb072008Departmental Seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Adam Rosen (UCL)

  • Feb072008Labour Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Asako Ohinata (Warwick)

  • Feb062008Econometrics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Jennie Castle (Nuffield College and Dept. of Economics, Oxford)

  • Feb052008Macroeconomics Workshop2:00pm - 3:00pm, H303
    2-3pm, Room H303
  • Feb052008Macroeconomics Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm, S2.79

    Nicolas Coeurdacier (London Business School)
    International Portfolios with Supply, Demand and Redistributive Shocks

  • Feb012008CRETA seminar4:00pm - 5:30pm, S2.79

    Marcus Miller (Warwick) "Punishment without Crime? Prison as a worker discipline device

  • Feb012008Industrial Organisation Workshop1:00pm - 2:00pm,

    Rufus Pollock (Cambridge University)

    "Cumulative Innovation, Sampling and the Hold-up Problem"

    (Related paper here)