Thiemo Fetzer

Thiemo Fetzer joined the Department of Economics at the University of Warwick as Assistant Professor in August 2015 after receiving a PhD in Economics from the London School of Economics. His main research interests are political economy and development economics. He is affiliated with the Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) at University of Warwick, the Spatial Economics Research Centre (SERC) at London School of Economics and The Pearson Institute at University of Chicago.

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Austerity Caused Brexit

Article | Aug 2, 2018

Places hit hardest by austerity cuts were more likely to vote for UKIP and Leave

Who voted for Brexit? A comprehensive district-level analysis

Paper Conference paper | | Oct 2017

On 23 June 2016, the British electorate voted to leave the European Union (EU). We analyse vote and turnout shares across 380 local authority areas in the United Kingdom.

Did Young Voters Swing the 2017 UK General Election Result?

Article | Jun 12, 2017

This blog post looks at the aggregate picture and collates some micro evidence in a more robust estimating framework to shed light on this question.

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From the Origins of Economic Ideas to the Challenges of Our Time

Event Plenary | Oct 21–23, 2017

INET gathered hundreds of new economic thinkers in Edinburgh to discuss the past, present, and future of the economics profession.