Dr Ali Orazgani

Job: Senior Lecturer

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 2078934

E: ali.orazgani@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk


Personal profile

Ali Orazgani is a Senior lecturer at De Montford University. His research focuses on macroeconomics. Formerly, he was a Research fellow at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR). Ali has produced works on a number of macroeconomic issues, including the impact of extending working lives, migration, financial sector and global imbalances. He has undertaken work for the Department for Work and Pensions Department (DWP), the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) and the European Commission (EC) and OECD.

Specialities: Macroeconomic analysis & Macroeconomic modelling, Forecasting, International economics & trade, and Financial sector analysis.

Research interests/expertise

Macroeconomics, applied economics, monetary policy, fiscal policy macro models, and financial markets.

Areas of teaching

Intermediate Macroeconomics ECON254. Open Macroeconomics ECON3535.


PhD Economics, Royal Holloway, University of London MSc Economics, Birkbeck College, University of London BSc Computer Science, University College London, University of London

Courses taught

Core Economics, Macroeconomics, quantitative methods, Macro-econometrics

Membership of professional associations and societies

Royal Economic Society Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN)

Consultancy work

The Department for Work and Pensions Department (DWP), the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) and the European Commission (EC) and OECD.

Published patents

  • Orazgani, A., (in preparation) “The Impact of Unconventional Monetary Policy on the Housing Market, United Kingdom.” Job market paper
  • Orazgani, A., (in preparation) “Assets management and monetary policy in a small open economy”
  • Orazgani, A., (in preparation) “The impact of external economic shocks to the UK economy”
  • Orazgani, A., Fic, T., (2013) “Growth risks for the EU emanating from global imbalances”, European Commission Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, Economics paper 483
  • Holland, D., Kirby, S., Orazgani, A., (Aug 2011) “Modelling the sovereign debt crisis in Europe”, National Institute Economic Review, No. 21
  • Barrel, R., Fic, T., Fitzgerald, J., Orazgani, A., Withworth, R., (2011) “The banking sector and recovery in the EU economy”, National Institute Economic Review, no 216
  • Barrell, R., Kirby, S., and Orazgani, A., (2011) “The macroeconomic impact from extending working lives “DWP WP 95
  • Barrell, R., Davis, P., Holland, D., Pillonca, V., Karim, D., Fic, T., Orazgani, A, (September 2009) “The channels of financial market contagion in the new EU Member States” Report for the European Commission.
  • Barrell, R., Davis, E., Fic, T., Orazgani, A, (Jun 2009) “Household debt and foreign currency borrowing in new member states of the EU”. Brunel University WP 09-23
  • Kirby, S., Barrell, R., Gottschalk, S., Orazgani, A., (April 2009) “Projection of migration inflows under alternative scenarios for the UK and world economies”, Communities and local government economics paper 3.
  • Co-author of quarterly article (2007-2013): ‘The World Economy,’ National Institute Economic Review.