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Juliana Oliveira-Cunha.

Juliana Oliveira-Cunha

Research Assistant

Expertise: applied microeconomics, innovation and productivity


Juliana joined the CEP in January 2019. She currently contributes to research projects on the economics of innovation and technological change, as well as policy issues related to the UK's productivity puzzle, sustainable growth agenda and recovery from Covid-19. Juliana is also affiliated with the Programme on Innovation and Diffusion (POID). She obtained a master's degree with Distinction in Social and Public Policy at the LSE in 2019 and a bachelor's degree in Economics at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio).

Current areas of research include:

  • Economics of innovation and technological change: Mapping the production, diffusion and drivers of future technologies; Technology adoption amongst SMEs.
  • Economics of ""net-zero"": Economic policies to facilitate the transition to a ""net-zero-emission economy"", maximising sustainable growth opportunities and minimising the costs that it will entail.