All posts from: March 2018

International Women’s Day – spotlight on economist Rachel Beaven, Director at CE


Just over one third of our economists are women here at Cambridge Econometrics.  Whilst we have some way to go to achieve gender parity we are bucking the trend. 

The proportion of women studying economics at university in the UK is falling – down from around 30% in the 200…

Taxing food and fuel – impacts on poorer households

It is now widely acknowledged that decarbonisation will not be possible without putting a price on carbon. Some economists (and most modellers outside Cambridge Econometrics) even suggest that a carbon price would be sufficient to meet carbon targets.

But in the UK there is a …