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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


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. Revised & Resubmitted, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.

Work in Progress

"More Giving or More Givers? The Effects of Tax Incentives on Charitable Donations in the UK", with Ben Lockwood and Kim Scharf [coming soon!]

"Fiscal Capacity and Tax Revenues in Uganda", with François Gerard, Jonas Hjort, Justine Knebelmann and Lin Tian [In the field]

"Points to Save Lives: The Effects of Traffic Enforcement Policies on Road Fatalities", with Gonzalo Gaete [coming soon!]

"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"

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.