The MG programme is one of the three successors to the old International Macroeconomics (IM) programme, along with International Macroeconomics and Finance (IMF) and Monetary Economics and Fluctuations (MEF).

Key areas covered are:-

  • economic growth
  • inequality
  • political economy
  • structural change

Programme Directors

Researchers

Philippe Aghion

Professor London School of Economics and Political Science; Professor Collège de France

Ufuk Akcigit

Arnold C. Harberger Professor of Economics Department of Economics, University of Chicago

Yann Algan

Professor of Economics CNRS and Paris School of Economics; Professor of Economics University of Paris-Est

Jeanet Bentzen

Associate Professor, Department of Economics University of Copenhagen

Alexander Bick

Associate Professor of Economics (on leave) Arizona State University; Research Officer

Gharad Bryan

Lecturer in Economics London School of Economics and Political Science

Francisco Buera

Sam B. Cook Professor of Economics Washington University in St. Louis

Matteo Cervellati

Research Fellow IZA Institute of Labor Economics; Professor of Economics University of Bologna

Mariacristina De Nardi

Thomas Sargent Professor University of Minnesota; Faculty Research Fellow National Bureau of Economic Research; Consultant Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Julian di Giovanni

Assistant Vice President, Research Department Federal Reserve Bank of New York; Financial Research Advisor and Head of the Climate Risk Studies Department ICREA Research Professor in the Department of Economics and Business Univeristat Pompeu Fabra, CREi and BSE

Matthias Doepke

Professor of Economics Bank of England and Centre for Macroeconomics

John Fernald

Schroders Chaired Professor of European Competitiveness and Reform and Professor of Economics INSEAD

Oded Galor

Herbert H. Goldberger Professor of Economics Brown University

Gino Gancia

Professor of Economics Queen Mary University of London

Maitreesh Ghatak

Professor of Economics London School of Economics and Political Science

Douglas Gollin

Professor of Economics Department of Economics, University of Oxford

John Hassler

Professor of Economics at the Institute for International Economic Studies Swedish Institute for Social Research

David Hemous

Associate Professor University of Zurich; Assistant Professor of Economics INSEAD

Jean Imbs

Research Director French National Centre for Scientific Research; Professor of Economics New York University Abu Dhabi; Professor of Economics CNRS and Paris School of Economics

Miklós Koren

Professor, Department of Economics Central European University; Research Affiliate CEPR

Per Krusell

Research Fellow CEPR; Savings Banks Foundations and Swedbank Chair in Macroeconomics, IIES Swedish Institute for Social Research

David Lagakos

Lead Academic for Ghana at the International Growth Centre London School of Economics and Political Science; Associate Professor of Economics University of California, San Diego

Andrei Levchenko

Professor Research Fellow CEPR; Professor of Economics University of Michigan–Ann Arbor; Research Fellow Professor of Economics

Ramon Marimon

Part-time Professor DSE Alma Mater Studiorum - Bologna University; Professor

Philippe Martin

Vice President, Europe CEPR; Chair French Council of Economic Analysis; Professor of Economics Sciences Po Paris

Warwick Mckibbin

Distinguished Professor of Public Policy and Director, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis, Crawford School of Public Policy Australian National University

Omer Moav

Professor University of Warwick; Professor of Economics Tel-Aviv University; Professor

Benjamin Moll

Research Affiliate CEPR; Professor of Economics London School of Economics and Political Science

Liwa Rachel Ngai

Associate Professor in the Department of Economics, research associate at Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) and a member of Centre for Macroeconomics (CfM) London School of Economics and Political Science

Torsten Persson

Swedish Research Council Distinguished Professor, Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) Swedish Institute for Social Research

Josep Pijoan-Mas

Associate Professor of Economics CEMFI; Professor of Economics Research Fellow CEPR

Veronica Rappoport

Associate Professor at the Managerial Economics and Strategy Group, Department of Management, London School of Economics and Political Science

Sérgio Rebelo

Tokai Bank Distinguished Professor of International Finance, Kellogg School of Management Bank of England and Centre for Macroeconomics

Dani Rodrik

Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy Harvard University

Antonio Spilimbergo

Deputy Director, IMF Research Department International Monetary Fund (IMF); Research Fellow CEPR; Deputy Director - Research Department

Nathan Sussman

Professor of Economics Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Alan M. Taylor

Research Fellow CEPR; Distinguished Professor of Economics and Finance University of California, Davis

Mathias Thoenig

Research Fellow CEPR; Professor of Economics HEC-Lausanne (University of Lausanne)

Ragnar Torvik

Professor of Economics Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Aleh Tsyvinski

Research Fellow CEPR; Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics Yale University

Akos Valentinyi

Research Fellow CEPR; Senior Research fellow, Institute of Economics Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of the Hungarian Academy Hungarian Academy of Sciences; Professor of Macroeconomics The University of Manchester

Jaume Ventura

Senior Researcher, CREI Univeristat Pompeu Fabra, CREi and BSE

Hans-Joachim Voth

UBS Professor of Macroeconomics and Financial Markets, Department of Economics University of Zurich

Philippe Weil

Professor of Economics Professor of economics, Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Business ECARES, ULB

Charles Wyplosz

Professor Emeritus The Graduate Institute, Geneva; Emeritus Professor of International Economics, Graduate Institute, Geneva University of Geneva

Joseph Zeira

Professor of Economics Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Professor of Economics LUISS university

Research affiliates

Christine Binzel

Professor of Economics: Economy and Society of the Middle East Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg; Professor of Economics University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Jeremiah Dittmar

Professor of Economics London School of Economics and Political Science

Niklas Engbom

Assistant Professor in Economics Stern School of Business, New York University

Marc Klemp

Visiting Assistant Professor, Brown University; Assistant professor University of Copenhagen

Marti Mestieri

Senior Economist, Professor Bank of England and Centre for Macroeconomics

Sara Moreira

Assistant Professor, Kellogg School of Management Bank of England and Centre for Macroeconomics

Christian Moser

Assistant Professor and Chazen Senior Scholar, Columbia Business School Columbia University

Thomas Sampson

Associate Professor London School of Economics and Political Science

Cezar Santos

Associate Professor Fundação Getulio Vargas; Senior Economist Inter-American Development Bank

Tom Schmitz

Assistant Professor of Economics Bocconi University; Senior Lecturer Queen Mary University of London

Daniela Scur

Assistant Professor, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University Cornell University

Liyan Shi

Assistant Professor Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Emircan Yurdagul

Research Affiliate Associate Professor Universidad Carlos III (Madrid, Spain)