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[Photo: Jonathan COLMER] Dr Jonathan COLMER
Associate - Growth
Email: j.m.colmer@lse.ac.uk

University of Virginia
Tel: 001-434-924-3525
Email: jmc4qg@virginia.edu

Curriculum Vitae PDF  Personal WebSite WWW

Expertise: Environmental Economics, Development Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, International Trade.

Biography:

I am an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Virginia and Research Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance.

Education:

  • PhD, London School of Economics
  • MSc Economics, University of Exeter
  • BA (Hons) Economics, University of Exeter

Awards:

  • The Feem Award - Young Economist Award presented by the European Economic Association (2013)
  • Bagri Fellowship (2014/2015)

Affiliations/Professional activities with other institutions:

  • International Growth Centre (IGC) - Research Affiliate

CEP Publications:

  • Consumption Smoothing and the Welfare Cost of Uncertainty
    Yonas Alem, Jonathan Colmer, August 2015
    Paper No' EOPP 059: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Consumption Smoothing and the Welfare Cost of Uncertainty
    Yonas Alem, Jonathan Colmer, August 2015
    Paper No' CEPDP1369: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • #ElectionEconomics: The Research Evidence on Key Issues for Voters in the 2015 UK General Election
    Ghazala Azmat, Brian Bell, Jonathan Colmer, Antoine DechezleprÍtre, Swati Dhingra, Christian Hilber, Stephen Machin, Alan Manning, Ralf Martin, Alistair McGuire, Sandra McNally, Gianmarco Ottaviano, Henry Overman, Isabelle Roland, Thomas Sampson, Anna Valero, John Van Reenen, Jonathan Wadsworth, Gill Wyness, Gabriel Zucman, April 2015
    Paper No' CEPEA034: Read Abstract | Paper 1 (pdf) | Paper 2 (pdf)

  • Energy and the Environment: a cold climate for climate change policies?
    Jonathan Colmer, Antoine DechezleprÍtre, Ralf Martin, April 2015
    Paper No' CEPEA032: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)