Welcome to the Applied Microeconomics Group at the University of St Andrews

The Applied Microeconomics Group brings together researchers from around the University of St Andrews.  Our research interests comprise all areas of applied microeconomics, including labor, development, health, public finance, education, immigration, and economic history.

The Applied Microeconomics Group is sponsoring the Inaugural Scotland and Northern England Workshop in Applied Microeconomics at the Crieff Hydro Hotel on 19-20 April 2022.  Professor Lindsey Macmillan of University College London and Director of the Centre for Education Policy and Equalising Opportunities there will delivery the keynote address.  The deadline for submitting an abstract or paper is 15 December 2021.   Professor Nils Braakmann (Newcastle) and our Professor David Jaeger are the workshop organizers.

Our weekly applied microeconomics seminar meets on Thursdays at 3 pm UK time.  In Spring 2022 the seminar will be a mix of in-person and online seminars, with in-person seminars live streamed.  If you would like to added to the seminar E-mail list, please contact David Jaeger.

Our recent (since 2020) publications and working papers can be found here.

Our people:

Core Staff

Affiliated Staff