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The Times: Brexit: Impact will be small, say economists

Treasury forecasts on Brexit have been criticised for being too pessimistic. A research paper entitled How the Economics Profession Got it Wrong on Brexit, sent out by the campaign group Briefings for Brexit, found that the decision to take the…

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Treasury economic modelling is flawed say economists from the Centre for Business Research (CBR)

New research from the Centre for Business Research (CBR) at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School questions the accuracy of measurements of the impact of Brexit on the UK economy undertaken by the Treasury and by other official and…

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Globalisation (The Cambridge Judge Business Debate podcast series)

Is the globalisation which has shaped our world over recent decades slowing or even moving backwards in the wake of the Brexit vote in Britain and the election of Donald Trump as US president, asks the first podcast in the…

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BBC Radio 4: Today

Dr Graham Gudgin, Research Associate at the Centre for Business Research at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on the UK treasury’s estimated financial impact on Brexit. Dr Gudgin says the calculations are not correct and “have some flaws – exaggerating…

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Brexit uncertainty

The economic impact of Britain’s exit from the European Union is fuzzy because economic modelling can’t accurately predict unique events, Michael Kitson of Cambridge Judge tells an audience at St Catharine’s College. The future economic impact of Britain’s decision to…

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Vincent O’Sullivan joins the Permanent Representation of Ireland to the EU

Vincent O'Sullivan (EMBA 2017) has started a new role at the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Brussels. Congratulations to Vincent O’Sullivan, who has been appointed to the position of Financial Services Attaché at the Permanent Representation of…

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The Spectator: The embarrassing role of economists on Brexit

Dr Graham Gudgin, Research Associate at the Centre for Business Research at Cambridge Judge, discusses Brexit negotiations: “It is difficult to know whether the EU’s cussed stance is caused by inevitable inflexibility of an unwieldy rules-based organisation, or as Yanis…

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Brexit: time to seize the digital day

For Brexit to succeed, it needs to be citizen-centred. Yet there's a real danger, writes Dr Mark Thompson, University Senior Lecturer in Information Systems, that the opportunity to deliver this will be lost. Imagine if we had electricity but no…

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US business exposed to Brexit doubt

Uncertainty 'exported' to America due to Brexit could spark rise in US unemployment, according to research co-authored by Pembroke Visiting Scholar at Cambridge Judge Business School. Uncertainty "exported" to the United States due to Britain's pending exit from the European…

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Global Finance: Brexit: One year on

Despite gloomy forecasts, Britain’s expected economic collapse has not materialized, and new research suggests the impact on trade will be mitigated. Ken Coutts, Research Associate at the Centre for Business Research, Cambridge Judge Business School, to re-examine the impact of…

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