To help you find out how economists are responding to the Covid-19 crisis and the challenges it will bring, we have compiled a list of useful external resources.
- Cambridge University's COVID-19 research page, led by Cambridge-INET, features research, insight and news about the economic implications of COVID-19.
- The Centre for Population Change are working to understand the economic and social impact of the pandemic on our lives.
- CORE COVID-19 Collection. CORE makes accessible, relevant, real-world economics teaching available and free to everyone, including a glossary of economic concepts.
- Discover Economics COVID-19 blog, aiming to broaden the appeal of economics to potential students by changing perceptions of economics and economists to increase diversity among economics students.
- The Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) is holding a series of webinars to disseminate some of the latest research on measuring the economy during the Covid-19 pandemic.
- The Enterprise Research Centre’s Covid-19 resource directory brings together all the ERC’s Covid-19 related research insights on issues related to SME productivity, innovation and growth.
- European Economic Association (EEA): a list of projects addressing the COVID-19 crisis.
- Research and analysis from the Fraser of Allander Institute (FAI); engaging with students, researchers, policymakers and companies to contribute to public life in Scotland and further afield.
- Research and analysis from the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS); informing public debate on economics through the production and communication of world class research.
- LSE Economics research in response to COVID-19 is a series of research papers and policy proposals from the London School of Economics.
- Research and analysis from the National Institute for Economic and Social Research (NIESR); improving the understanding of the economic and social forces that affect people’s lives.
- All research projects on COVID-19 by the Department of Economics from the University of Oxford.
- The Resolution Foundation, informing the public debate focused on improving the living standards of those on low-to-middle incomes.
- The Royal Economic Society (RES) COVID-19 hub; bringing together the society's activities on COVID-19, including the RES Policy Webinar Series.
- UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Coronavirus Hub, giving the latest information on research they have funded, funding opportunities and other information.
- VoxEU, the CEPR policy portal, provides research-based policy analysis and commentary by leading economists from across Europe.
- The University of Warwick's Economics Department has collected together all their coronavirus research and commentary.
- American Economic Association (AEA): a list of projects addressing COVID-19 crisis.
- The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago, translating research into accessible and relevant formats, and proactively disseminating it to key decision-makers around the world.
- Campaign for Social Science hub. Showcases research, think-pieces and policy analysis across social sciences which contribute to understanding and tackling the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on society and economy.
- The cemmap working paper series publishes papers expanding the frontiers of knowledge in microdata methods and practice, and has focused on challenges posed by Covid-19 in recent months.
- CesIfo research on COVID-19; a global, independent research network based in Munich that aims to advance international scientific knowledge exchange about economics and economic policy.
- Chicago Booth Review reports on relevant research on the recession following the financial crash in 2007-8 and how they could relevant for the economic fall-out of the current crisis.
- The Conversation sources news and views on Covid-19 (and much else) from the academic and research community and delivers them direct to the public.
- Economics for Inclusive Prosperity: A network of academic economists committed to an inclusive economy and society. Our members develop and discuss policy ideas based on sound scholarship.
- The Economics Network, providing advice on distance and online learning to enhance the quality of learning and teaching throughout the Higher Education economics community.
- European Network for Economic and Fiscal Policy Research (econpol), network of universities and research institutes across 12 countries, who contribute scientific expertise to discussion of policy in the European Union
- The Office of National Statistics (ONS): latest data and analysis related to coronavirus (COVID-19) and its effect on the economy and society.
- Opportunity Insights Economic Tracker: track the economic impacts of COVID-19 on people, businesses, and communities across the United States in real time.
- Our World in Data, making research and data on the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) available to make progress against the world's largest problems.
- Oxford Economics have a list of their featured Coronavirus research briefings.
- Pandemics in History, an Economic History resource list collating literature and primary sources on epidemics, disease and public health.