Dr Jonathan Cave

Jonathan Cave


Turing Fellow

Partner Institution

Research areas


Jonathan Cave has been Senior Teaching Fellow in Economics at the University of Warwick since 1994. For more than 30 years, he also worked for the RAND Corporation most recently as Senior Research Fellow at RAND Europe. He has previously been a visiting professor, research fellow and lecturer at several universities in the US, including UC Los Angeles. Before entering academia, he was an economist at the Bank of England and later the US Federal Trade Commission. Jonathan is a Member of Defra’s Science Advisory Council Exotic Disease Subgroup. Jonathan holds no other public appointments and has not undertaken any party political activity.

Research interests

  • Economic Theory
  • Financial economics
  • Data science
  • Industrial Economics.

Combined voting/economic games, regulatory design and evaluation, implementation and mechanism design, telecommunications and internet policy, governance of livestock disease, complexity in (esp.) healthcare systems, games played on networks, procurement and innovation, sustainable development, privacy, identity and trust, eGovernment.