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Miguel Almunia



Curriculum Vitae

Contact details

Telephone: +44 (0)24 765 28252

Email: M dot Almunia at warwick dot ac dot uk

Room: S1.116

Office Hours (Term 2): Tuesdays 2-4pm (please sign up here)


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Research Interests

  • Public Economics and Development Economics

Teaching

EC976 Econometrics (Term 1, MSc in Finance & Economics)

EC981 Topics in Public Economics (Term 2, MSc in Economics)

EC9B2 Topics in Applied Economics (Term 1, MRes/PhD in Economics)


Publications

Working Papers

"More Giving or More Givers? The Effects of Tax Incentives on Charitable Donations in the UK", with Ben Lockwood and Kim Scharf [draft will be available in June]

"Points to Save Lives: The Effects of Traffic Enforcement Policies on Road Fatalities", with Gonzalo Gaete

Published Papers

"Under the Radar: The Effects of Monitoring Firms on Tax Compliance", with David Lopez-Rodriguez. Forthcoming, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.

“Are Men and Women-Economists Equally Distributed Across Research Fields? Some New Empirical Evidence”, with Juan J. Dolado and Florentino Felgueroso, SERIEs - Journal of the Spanish Economic Association, vol. 3 (3), Sep 2012, pp. 367-393.

“From Great Depression to Great Credit Crisis: Similarities, Differences, and Lessons”, with Agustín Bénétrix, Barry Eichengreen, Kevin O'Rourke, and Gisela Rua, Economic Policy, vol. 62, April 2010, pp. 219–265.

Work in Progress

"Fiscal Capacity and Tax Revenues in Uganda", with François Gerard, Jonas Hjort, Justine Knebelmann and Lin Tian

"Bunching vs. Diff-in-diff", with Michael Best

"Venting Out: Exports during a Domestic Slump", with Pol Antràs, David Lopez-Rodriguez and Eduardo Morales

"Regulations, Firm Size and Labor Demand"