Below you will find details of upcoming events organised by the Department.  You can view a full listing of all upcoming seminars by clicking on the relevant seminar series listed on the right hand side bar.

Upcoming events

Explore Econ 2017

Explore Econ conference

Wednesday 1 March 2017

UCL Events Marquee, Front Quad North Cloisters

Organised by Parama Chaudhury, Cloda Jenkins, Christian Spielmann & Frank Witte

UCL Economics hosts its third annual undergraduate research conference, Explore Econ, on Wednesday 1 March, 2017. This conference showcases independent work done by students in all three years of the undergraduate programme, much of it outside of the curriculum. First year students will be represented through the First Year Challenge, a multimedia project, and a small group of first year students will be making a film about economics under the auspices of Explore Econ. 

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26 January 2017

BREXIT and the end of the XX century economic order? Its impact on the British society.

Anatomy Building, G29 J Z Young Lecture Theatre, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT.

17:30 - 20:00

BREXIT, President TRUMP, CHINA: will this be the end of the XX century economic order?
Perspectives from the City. Douglas Lippoldt, PhD, HSBC Senior Trade Economist

How might these developments impact the British Citizen?
Professor Ian Preston, UCL, Research Fellow of the Institute for Fiscal Studies

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7 and 8 March 2017

Gorman Lectures: Torsten Persson (IIES and Stockholm University)

17:30 - 19:00. University College London 

The Gorman Lecture will be presented by Torsten Persson, Professor of Economics at Stockholm University and Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics.

Persson’s work has spanned macroeconomics, international economics, and public economics, but he is most well-known for his articles and books on political economics. His current research focuses on development, civil war, and climate change.

25 and 26 May 2017

5th European Conference on Networks

9:00 - 17:00. Roberts Building, 1-19, Torrington Pl, London WC1E 6BT

University College London (UCL) will host the 5th European Conference on Networks.  This conference aims at bringing together economic researchers on networks in economics and related topics.

Call for papers: The committee primarily invite submissions of completed papers, but will also consider submissions of substantial abstracts (2 pages). Prospective contributors are invited to submit papers and abstracts by 17 March, 2017 at euronetconf@gmail.com

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Nirusha Vigi
Events Manager
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