UCL Department of Economics


Meet the Programme Directors

Dennis Kristensen
Dennis Kristensen is a professor in the Department of Economics. Before joining UCL, he worked at Columbia University and University of Wisconsin. He obtained his PhD in Economics at the London School of Economics in 2004. Dennis Kristensen's research interests include econometric theory, financial econometrics, computational methods in economics and applied microeconomics.

Email: d.kristensen@ucl.ac.uk

Moritz Marbach

Moritz Marbach is an Associate Professor in Data Science & Public Policy in the Department of Political Science. Before joining UCL in 2022, he was an Assistant Professor at The Bush School of Government & Public Service, Texas A&M University. He obtained his PhD in Political Science from the University of Mannheim in 2016. Moritz Marbach studies how migration shapes, and is shaped by, politics in advanced democracies using state-of-the-art data-science methods and large, administrative datasets. 

Email: m.marbach@ucl.ac.uk