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Department of Land Economy

Environment, Law & Economics

The research of the Cambridge Centre for Economic and Public Policy is focused on interpreting and understanding economic phenomena and public policy. Economic theory is the guiding force in the analysis and the emphasis is on a wide range of predominantly, but not exclusively, macroeconomic issues.


Professor Philip  Arestis
Director of Research, Cambridge Centre for Economic & Public Policy (CCEPP)
Emeritus Fellow, Wolfson College, Cambridge
Honorary Departmental Senior Fellow, Department of Land Economy
Professor of Economics, University of the Basque Country, Spain
Research Associate, Levy Economics Institute, New York, USA
Adjunct Professor, University of Utah, USA
Visiting Professor, University of Leeds, UK
Professorial Research Associate, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, UK
Vice-Chair of the Macroeconomics, Money and Finance (MMF) Research Group (September 1999 to September 2013 and since then Honorary Vice-Chair of the same group)
Chief Academic (External) Adviser to the UK Government Economic Service (GES) on Professional Development in Economics (2005-2013)
Holder of the ‘Queen Victoria Eugenia’ award of the British Hispanic Chair of Doctoral Studies
Holder of the award of 'homage' for contribution to the spread of Keynesianism in Brazil by the Brazilian Keynesian Association (AKB)
AcSS award of Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences for contributions to Social Science (September 2012 to July 2014). After July 2014 changed to FAcSS (Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences)
Professor Emeritus John  McCombie
Emeritus Professor John McCombie
Senior Emeritus Fellow of the Department of Land Economy
Emeritus Fellow in Economics and Land Economy, Downing College
Director, Cambridge Centre for Economics and Public Policy
Director of Studies in Land Economy at Christ's College, Downing College and Girton College