Economics


Upcoming Events


28 September 2016

Economics Research Day

This event is organised by Orazio Attanasio, Head of Department
UCL Conference Suite, 188 Tottenham Court Road

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5 October 2016 

IFS Annual Lecture

Can the government make you happy? Should it try?
Professor Sir Angus Deaton (Princeton)

This event is fully booked however please contact events@ifs.org.uk if you would like to join the waiting list.  More information.

Professor Deaton will also deliver an IFS/STICERD lunchtime seminar on 5 October.


19-20 December 2016

Savings and Risks: Micro and Macro Perspectives

Organised by Richard Blundell (UCL and IFS), Mariacristina De Nardi (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, UCL, IFS, and NBER) and Eric French (UCL and IFS) 

Institute for Fiscal Studies, 7 Ridgmount Street, London, WC1E 7AE. 

This conference will focus on health and aging, Savings, government programs, private insurance markets, Macroeconomic implications of aging, earnings dynamics and risks and their implications. 

Speaker include;

Orazio Attanasio (UCL and IFS), James Banks (Manchester and IFS), Richard Blundell (UCL and IFS), Mariacristina De Nardi (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, UCL, IFS, and NBER), Eric French (UCL and IFS), Tim Kehoe (Minnesota), Hamish Low (Cambridge), Costas Meghir (Yale and IFS), Luigi Pistaferri (Stanford), Jim Smith (RAND), Chris Tonetti (Stanford), Victor Rios Rull (Penn).

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cemmap

14 September 2016 (Trinity College, Cambridge)
Masterclass: Stochastic Dominance Theory and Applications
Haim Levy (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) and Thierry Post (Koç University)

15 - 16 September 2016 (Trinity College, Cambridge)
Workshop: Stochastic Dominance Theory and Applications
This workshop has been organised by the Cambridge-INET Institute with support from cemmap.

28 October 2016 (Cambridge)
Workshop: Privacy: Recent developments at the interface between economics and computer science
This workshop is organised by Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematics and supported by cemmap.

17 - 18 November 2016 (London)
Masterclass: Repeated Games 
George Mailath (University of Pennsylvania)


View all upcoming cemmap events www.cemmap.ac.uk


Past

The economics and econometrics of human development and social mobility

A masterclass by Professor James Heckman (Chicago)

Thursday 23 June 2016
Organised by cemmap and CPP
Location: Cruciform Lecture Theatre 1, UCL

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Review of Economics Studies

Mon 9th May - Tue 10th May 2016 
Organiser: Aureo de Paula and Suphanit Piyapromdee
Affiliation: Restud
Location: Sir Ambrose Fleming LT and Foyer, Roberts Building, UCL

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Explore Econ - Undergraduate Conference

Wed 16th Mar 2016
Organiser: Parama Chaudhury, Cloda Jenkins, Christian Spielmann & Frank Witte
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL Events Marquee, Main Quad and North Cloisters

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The Macroeconomics of Uncertainty Shocks: Evidence, Models, and Methods

Mon 14th Mar - Tue 15th Mar 2016
Organiser: Morten Ravn
Sponsored by: CfM, ADEMU and cemmap
Location: Charter Suite, CILIP

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Gorman Lectures 2016

Tue 16th Feb - Wed 17th Feb 2016
Organiser: Richard Blundell
Affiliation:
Location: Sir Ambrose Fleming LT and Foyer, Roberts Building, UCL

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Economics Research Day 2015

Mon 21st Sep 2015
Organiser: Orazio Attanasio
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL Conference Suite

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"Metrics: Illuminating the Path from Cause to Effect" featuring Josh Angrist

Fri 15th May 2015
Organiser: Toru Kitagawa
Affiliation: Cemmap
Location: UCL - Drayton Jevons LT

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Economics Meets Behaviour Change 

Wed 4th Feb & Wed 13th May 2015
Organiser: Michelle Baddeley and Antonio Cabrales.
Affiliation: UCL Centre for Behaviour Change Research
Location: UCL - Wilkins Building

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Undergraduate Conference

Wed 11th Mar 2015
Organiser: Cloda Jenkins, Parama Chaudhury, Christian Spielmann & Frank Witte
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL Events Marquee

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Wages and Low Pay Conference

Thu 5th Mar - Fri 6th Mar 2015
Organiser: Richard Blundell and Steve Machin
Co-sponsors: CEP at LSE and ESRC Centre at IFS
Location: IFS Conference Room

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Gorman Lectures 2015: Intellectual Property and Public Policy I & II

Tue 24th Feb - Wed 25th Feb 2015
Organiser: Richard Blundell
Affiliation:
Location: Mary Ward Hall, London

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RES Phd Presentation Meetings and Job Market

Fri 9th Jan - Sat 10th Jan 2015
Organiser: Martin Cripps
Affiliation: RES - hosted by UCL
Location: UCL - Wilkins Building

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Behavioural Game Theory

Fri 12th Dec - Sat 13th Dec 2014
Organiser: Ran Spiegler
Affiliation: UCL
Location: 30 Euston Square 

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Frontiers of Macroeconomics and Macroeconometrics

Tue 2nd Dec 2014
Organiser: Morten Ravn
Affiliation: CFM and Cemmap
Location: UCL - Chandler 118

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Microdata Methods and Practice: A cemmap Celebration

Fri 14th Nov - Sun 16th Nov 2014
Organiser: Richard Blundell, Lars Nesheim and Adam Rosen
Co-sponsors: Cemmap and ERC Grant, Rometa
Location: RCGP, London

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Behavioural Industrial Organisation and Consumer Protection

Fri 17th Oct - Sat 18th Oct 2014
Organiser: Ran Spiegler
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL Conference Suite

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Upgrade Seminars 2014

Wed 17th Sep - Thu 18th Sep 2014
Organiser: William Nicholas
Affiliation: UCL
Location: Room 321, Drayton House

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Economics Research Day 2014

Thu 16th Sep 2014
Organiser: Orazio Attanasio
Affiliation: UCL
Location: Denys Holland Lecture Theatre, UCL.

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Economics / Psychology Student Conference

Thu 5th Jun - Fri 6th Jun 2014
Organiser: Ran Spigler
Affiliation: UCL
Location: 30 Euston Square

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RES Phd Presentation Meetings and Job Market

Fri 10th Jan - Sat 11th Jan 2014
Organiser: Martin Cripps
Affiliation: ES - hosted by UCL
Location: UCL - Wilkins Building

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Heckman Econometrics Conference

Wed 18th Dec 2013
Organiser: Aureo de Paula
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL - Drayton House 


UCL - NHH Crime Conference

Fri 8th Nov - Sat 9th Nov 2013
Organiser: Steve Machin and Magne Mogstad
Affiliation: UCL / NHH
Location: UCL Conference Suite  

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Arthur Grimes Lecture

Thu 24th Oct 2013
Organiser: Wendy Carlin and Orazio Attanasio
Affiliation: NZ-UK Link hosted by UCL
Location: UCL - Bentham House 


Economics Research Day 2013

Thu 19th Sep 2013
Organiser: Morten Ravn 
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL Conference Suite

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Heckman Lunch Seminar

Tue 3rd Sep 2013
Organiser: Richard Blundell 
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL - Bentham House


Macroeconomic Dynamics with Heterogeneous Agents

Mon 10th Jun - Tue 11th Jun 2013
Organiser: Paulo Surico and Orazio Attanasio
Affiliation: UCL / ERC / LBS
Location: LBS   

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Recent Contributions to Inference in Game…

Fri 7th Jun - Sat 8th Jun 2013
Organiser: Aureo de Paula and Elie Tamer
Affiliation: UCL / cemmap / Northwestern
Location: 30 Euston Square

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Gorman Lectures   

Wed 29th May - Thu 30th May 2013
Organiser: Richard Blundell
Affiliation: UCL
Location: UCL - Wilkins Building   

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Frontiers of Macroeconometrics

Thu 25th Apr - Fri 26th Apr 2013
Organiser: Raffaella Giacomini
Affiliation: UCL / cemmap / Bank of England
Location: 30 Euston Square

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London Macroeconomics Workshop

Fri 19th Apr 2013
Organiser: Morten Ravn
Affiliation: UCL/Centre for Macroeconomics
Location: Drayton House