9 April 2014: Marcos Vera Hernandez & Pau Olivella selected winners of the RES Prize
The Royal Economics Society 2014 Prize for best paper was awarded by the Society President Charlie Bean, to Marcos Vera Hernandez and Pau Olivella for their paper entitled: "Testing for Asymmetric Information in Private Health Insurance".
27 March 2014: Wendy Carlin included in Prospect Magzine list of 50 thinkers
Wendy Carlin has been included in the Prospect Magazine's list of 50 world thinkers for 2014. This year's list includes 17 economists, 13 philosophers, three scientists, three technology theorists, an entrepreneur, writers and activists.
10 March 2014: Drayton House renovation
The home of UCL Economics, has over last summer and autumn benefited from a £1 million renovation. This has produced first-class facilities for the Department including a new open space admin wing, new spaces for post-doctoral researchers, improved facilities for PhD students, and a newly refurbished wing on our 3rd floor which hosts academics and the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration.