Nick Bloom

Nicholas (Nick) Bloom is the William Eberle Professor of Economics at Stanford University, a Senior Fellow of SIEPR and the Co-Director of the Productivity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship program at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He has a BA from Cambridge, an MPhil from Oxford, and a PhD from University College London. His research focuses on management practices and uncertainty and he is also a Principal Investigator on the Decision Maker Panel project.

Nick is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and has received the Alfred Sloan Fellowship, the Bernacer Prize, the European Investment Bank Prize, the Frisch Medal, the Kauffman Medal and a National Science Foundation Career Award.

Nick’s website

Phil Bunn

Phil Bunn is a Senior Technical Advisor at the Bank of England where he has worked since 2001. He currently works in the Structural Economics Division in the Monetary Analysis area of the Bank. He is the Programme Director of the DMP, responsible for the day-to-day running of the survey and dissemination of the results to the Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee as well as being part of the research team working on the survey.

Scarlet (Sijia) Chen

Scarlet (Sijia) Chen is a PhD student in the Department of Economics at Stanford University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics & Finance form the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Prior to attending Stanford University, Scarlet was a visiting undergraduate student at Harvard University in 2014 and worked as a research assistant for Prof. Melissa Dell under the University’s LEAP Pre-Doctoral Fellowship program.

Scarlet’s Website

Jenny Lam

Jenny Lam is a Senior Research Assistant in the Structural Economics Division at the Bank of England. She studied Economics BSc at Queen Mary University of London and enjoys assisting the team to manage and gather interesting insights from the Decision Maker Panel surveys.

Julia Leather

Julia Leather is a Manager of the Decision Maker Panel based in Nottingham, running the day to day team operation. With over 10 years project and business management experience, she is the main link between the academic and operational aspects of the Decision Maker Panel.

Paul Mizen

Paul Mizen is Professor of Monetary Economics and Director of the Centre for Finance, Credit and Macroeconomics at the University of Nottingham. Paul has taught at the European University Institute, Princeton University and the University of Vienna. He is Principal Investigator on the ESRC funded Decision Maker Panel project.

He has published seven books and more than 100 articles on monetary policy, central banking, financial markets and corporate finance. He has held research positions at the U.S. Federal Reserve, the Bank of England, the Bank for International Settlements, the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and a number of other central banks and universities.

Paul is Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and Chairman of the ESRC-funded Money, Macro and Finance Society.

Paul’s website

Pawel Smietanka

Pawel Smietanka is a Research Economist at the Bank of England, with a PhD from the University of Nottingham. He currently works in the Structural Economics Division in the Monetary Analysis unit of the Bank. Prior to moving to the UK, Pawel studied at the University of Pompeu Fabra in Spain and the University of Cologne in Germany. Since joining the Project Team in 2016, Pawel has been involved in many different aspects of the Decision Maker Panel project.

Pawel’s website

Gregory Thwaites

Gregory Thwaites is Research Director at WorldRemit, a part-time Research Associate at the Resolution Foundation and a visiting fellow in the LSE Centre for Macroeconomics. Prior to this, he was an economist at the Bank of England.

He spent the first 10 years of his career doing policy work at the Bank of England, the United Nations Mission in Kosovo and the Independent Commission on Banking (the ‘Vickers Commission’). In 2011 he began a PhD at LSE under the supervision of Silvana Tenreyro, which he finished in 2015.

Current University of Nottingham Recruitment Team

Abbey Thornhill
Adam Trodd
Amelia Hacon
Edward Hirst
Elizabeth Mollatt
Fahad Ali
Jane Slack
Jyoti Shekar
Khurram Siddiqui
Louise Taylor

Matthew Leech
Marie Hickey
Mikolaj Uchman
Nitin Rai
Riya Chandan
Silvia Lozano Guerrero
Toby Howard
Yassin Hassanin
Zakia Ishaque
Zainab Abbas

Previous Project Team

Garry Young
Stefania Spiga
Kate Fisher

Previous Bank of England Recruitment Team

Almog Adir
Anesa Maxwell
Georgia Craven
Gerald Aryeequaye
Jahmal Nicholson
James O’Connor
Jason Chan
Joshua Wignall
Michael Macaulay
Nandita Padki
Okon Enyenihi
Reanne Roban
Reem Hasan
Sami Alkhair

Previous University of Nottingham Recruitment Team

Aayushi Karsan
Alistair Grant
Alyssia Meek Rose
Amaan Abdulrahman
Amaziah Alipio
Andrew Attuah-Asante
Anu Oloruntola
Arbnor Beciri
Aron Zerezghi
Ayesha Kaleem
Bengisu Sahin
Brandon Da Silva
Callum Murphy
Chloe Moran
Christopher Creamore
Constantinos Ploutarchou
Cynthia Ndivo
Dan Cristal
Daniel Betts
Daniel Blaugher
Daniel Wookey
David Jose Marques Patricio
Dipika Mishra
Doris Muigei
Drishti Bhatt
Eddy Bukenya
Edmund Antwi
Emmanuel Ojo
Endrit Gashi
Eoin Lee
Eve Mary Jean Burrell
Evelita Simkute
Evrydiki Papavarnava
Felipe Augusto Aragao
Feras Shamashan
George Spithouris
Grace Yusuf
Hassan Khan
Hira Athar
Isabel McGibbon
Isavella Iasons
Jack Greetham

Jack Page
Jack Robson
Jamal Qasim
James Hunt
Jamie Savage
Katrin Dallimore
Luke Pearce
Maciej Kawecki
Madeleine Bownes
Matthew Hills
Matthew Miller
Matthew Simpson
Max Brewer
Max O’Brien
Mercedes Ola
Mubariz Mujtaba
Najiha Norizan
Nellie Khossousi
Nikita Patel
Nandita Padki
Nkolika Ezepue
Okon Enyenihi
Philip Jones
Phillip Harrison
Rachel Lister
Ravi Yaathavan
Ridwan Allarakha
Saagar Dave
Sabahat Mukadam
Sheena Makena
Smea Khan
Smriti Mittal
Sudhsnahu Mishra
Suneet Kashyap
Tejashree Jadhav
Thomas Burgess
Thomas Mahey
Thomas Paranikulangara
Toyosi Ogunnaike
Valeria Georgallidou
William Bunnis