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Miguel Almunia

Curriculum Vitae

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Room: S1.116

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Assistant Professor

Research Associate at CAGE.

Recipient of the IIPF Young Economist Award in 2015.

Research Interests

  • Public economics and development economics


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)


Working Papers

"Under the Radar: The Effects of Monitoring Firms on Tax Compliance", with David Lopez-Rodriguez, August 2015. [Submitted]

Work in Progress

"The Price Elasticity of Charitable Giving: Evidence from UK Tax Records", with Ben Lockwood and Kim Scharf

"Fiscal Capacity and Tax Revenues in Uganda", with François Gerard and Jonas Hjort

Published Papers

“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.