Louiza Alexandra Bartzoka

Louiza Alexandra Bartzoka

Thesis title: The Household Point of View: heterogeneity, information failures and distortions Abstract: My research interests are centred on how heterogeneous characteristics influence household decisions and on why households deviate from the rational,...

Tobie Pierre Cusson

Thesis title: The Role of High Speed Rail in Levelling-Up the Spatial Economy Abstract: First supervisor: Daniel Graham Pathway:4-Economics, Finance & the World Economy Cohort: 2021-22
Matilde Faralli

Matilde Faralli

Thesis title: The effect of climate-related risks on forecasts and expectations Abstract: The COVID19 Pandemic teaches us the hard lesson that global crises require timely and effective government policies. Although the Pandemic was hardly predictable and, therefore,...

Laura Perez-Cervera

Thesis title: Research project title: Internet and the Allocation of U.S. Federal Expenditures Abstract: Politicians channel more public resources to voters informed about politics so as to increase their chances of re-election. The dramatic change in the news media...
Tehminah Malik

Tehminah Malik

Thesis title: The Political Economy of Fiscal Rules: adoption, compliance, and enforcement Abstract: My research is centred around fiscal rules and the interaction with financial markets and specifically looks at the adoption, compliance, and enforcement of fiscal...

Benjamin Scharpf

Thesis title: Assessing the Performance of an Inter-market Trading Strategy in the Low and High Frequency Domain Based on Historic Data Using a Machine Learning Approach Abstract: An interesting application and expansion of deep learning concepts will be pioneered in...

Oliver Bartrum

Thesis title: An Investigation into the Effect of Organisational Culture on Behaviour & Preferences Abstract: Behavioural and experimental economics has been successful in bringing fresh insights to mainstream economic theory. The literature has identified the...

Felix Kempf

Thesis title: Deep Learning architectures in macroeconomics and finance Abstract: Felix’s research focuses on now-casting and forecasting macroeconomic variables such as GDP, inflation or rate of unemployment in the United Kingdom and other developed economies...

Grace Thomas

Thesis title: Challenges of accessing mainstream capital for impact investment Abstract: Grace’s project explores the structural and semiotic aspects of investment in the impact investment market, with a particular focus on the challenges and barriers to making...

Darius Jenner Pullinger

Thesis title: Distributed Ledger Technologies and Smart Contracts: Challenges and Opportunities for the London Insurance Market (CASE project with Lloyd’s of London) Abstract: Ledgers are ancient tools for recording assets such as money and property. Modern...

Eleni Kalamara

Thesis title: Measuring the aggregate effects of Unconventional Monetary Policies Abstract: In the summer of 2007, the US economy experienced a financial meltdown in which the burst of real estate bubble in conjunction with vast and growing imbalances played a...

Liu Lu

Thesis title: Essays on Household Finance Abstract: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Etiam et purus a risus ultrices dapibus. Curabitur sit amet elit quis ipsum tincidunt dapibus vitae ac erat. Integer nisl nisi, luctus ut magna sit amet,...