Dr Christopher Spencer BA (Hons) (UEA), MSc (UEA), PhD (Surrey)
ECB001 : Intermediate Macroeconomics (Tutorials Semester 1)
ECP154 : Developments in Financial Markets (Semester 2)
ECP254 : Banking and Financial Markets (Semester 2)
In addition to the role of role of committees in setting monetary policy, Christopher's research interests include EMU and EU enlargement, applied economics and macroeconomics.
"Inflated Ordered Outcomes," Economics Letters, forthcoming (with Robert Brooks and Mark N. Harris)
"A decade of dissent: explaining the dissent voting behavior of Bank of England MPC members," Public Choice, Vol 146(2), pp.413-442, October 2011 (with Mark N Harris and Paul Levine).
"How forward-looking is the Fed? Direct estimates from a `Calvo-type' rule," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 104(2), pages 92-95, August 2009. (with Vasco Gabriel and Paul Levine)
"The Policy Choices and Reaction Functions of Bank of England MPC Members," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 76(2), pages 482-499, October 2009. (with Mark N. Harris)
“A note on: jury size and the free rider problem” (with Parimal Bag & Paul Levine), (2005), Economics Bulletin, vol. 4(3), pages 1-12.
“Standards and Long-Run Growth in the UK” (with Paul Temple and Rob Witt) (2005), in The Empirical Economics of Standards, UK Department of Trade and Industry Economics Paper No.12 .