School of Economics

Macroeconomics, Growth and History Centre (MaGHiC)

About the Centre

The Macroeconomics, Growth and History Centre (MaGHiC) is the focal point for macroeconomic research, events and PhD training at the University of Kent. The research interests of the group span macroeconomic theory, empirical macroeconomics, macroeconometrics and the macroeconomic analysis of historical data. The Centre has strengths in growth, structural change, computational economics, firm dynamics and macroeconomic history.

Researchers within the Centre have published articles in leading international journals including the American Economic Review, the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of The European Economic Association, the Economic Journal, the American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, the Review of Economic Dynamics, the Journal of Econometrics and many others.

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Money, Macro and Finance PhD Conference

17 April 2018

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The School of Economics is pleased to be hosting the 5th Money, Macroeconomics and Finance (MMF) PhD Conference on 19-20 April 2018.

The conference will include sessions on macro-labour; networks effects; macro-finance; international macro; macroeconometrics; and firms, chaired by academics from each of the sponsoring institutions.

Full details and the programme can be found on our website at

Sponsored by the Money, Macro and Finance Research Group; the Bank of England; the Macroeconomics, Growth and History Centre (MaGHiC), University of Kent; the Centre for International Macro Studies (CIMS), University of Surrey.



School of Economics, Keynes College, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NP

Undergraduate enquiries: +44 (0) 1227 827497, Postgraduate enquiries: +44 (0) 1227 827440 or email us

Last Updated: 15/04/2019