Our Work

Below is a small selection of the work that we’ve carried out. Click on a topic to see relevant projects.

Jobs recovery brings inflation warnings

Senior Adviser Andrew Sentance comments on the latest UK inflation and labour market figures, arguing that the Monetary Policy Committee must step up to the challenge of preventing any damages of a possible inflationary surge. The latest UK inflation and labour market figures co...

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Central banks are at the centre of a climate-induced economic transition

Sustainable Investment Manager János Hidi explores how central banks will be affected by climate change and why our global macroeconomic model E3ME is key to preparing for the economic transition that lies ahead. Central banks find themselves at the centre of a climate-induced ...

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Why climate scenario analysis is more than a tick-box exercise

János Hidi argues that investors must act now if they are to be prepared for the sustainable transition, taking climate scenario analysis to the next level. János introduces the key elements of Cambridge Econometric's global macroeconomic model E3ME that supports the Climate MA...

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Build Back Better: smarter investment decision making

"Build back better" has become a mantra of our time. In the US, the Biden administration is trying to secure a multi-trillion-dollar package of infrastructure spending to drive change. Together Cambridge Econometrics, ECONorthWest and Hodge Economic Consulting have been consider...

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UK jobs dependent on links to China

There has been strong growing importance to the UK economy from trade, tourism and higher education links with China in recent years, and estimated that there are over 100,000 jobs in the UK that are supported by links to China.

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Global warming could melt our pension savings

Dóra Fazekas explores what impact climate change will have on assets and pension funds. Are fund managers already assessing these risks on savings? What do they need to adequately assess the threats and prepare for the challenges to come? A recent out of court settlement not ...

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Counting the economic cost of the global pandemic

Senior Adviser Andrew Sentance explores the drivers behind the projected long-term cost of the global pandemic. Andrew argues that countering the long-term impact of Covid-19 needs to be high up on the economic policy agenda both nationally and internationally. The Covid pandemi...

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Climate impact assessment for the Central Bank of Hungary

This study commissioned by the Central Bank of Hungary calculated the impacts of climate-related scenarios with varying levels of global climate action for the Hungarian economy. The research is unique in that in tackles a small country in Central Europe, which is usually not ...

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Does the UK’s levelling up agenda make sense?

Principal Consultant Adam Brown questions just how effective the UK's levelling up agenda is, and suggests that the UK needs to take the time to diagnose regional inequality issues through a systems approach.  'Levelling up' is the current buzz-phrase within UK politics and eco...

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UK inflation is rising, not falling – sending warning signals to policy-makers

Senior Adviser Andrew Sentance comments on the latest news on UK inflation arguing that given inflation is rising and not falling, policy-makers must remain vigilant. The headline news on UK inflation this week was that the key measure of consumer prices – Consumer Prices Inde...

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