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Explore Econ 2019

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Wednesday, 13 March 2019 Organised by CTaLE, UCL's Centre for Teaching and Learning Economics

UCL Economics will host the fifth annual undergraduate research conference, Explore Econ, on March 13, 2019. This high profile event will opened by Sasha Roseneil the new UCL Dean of Social and Historical Sciences.

 

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Programme

Proposals due on January 18th 

Paper presentations

Presentations available on the day of the conference

Poster presentations

Presentations available on the day of the conference

Judging panel

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Mark McDonald - HSBS Global Research

 

 

 

 

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Victoria Monro - Bank of England

 

 

 

 

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Alexis Raichoudhury - Foreign and Commonwealth Office

 

 

 

 

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Roxana Slavcheva - Economist Intelligence Unit
Venue

UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL

Registration and poster sessions will take place in the Crush Hall Level 1.

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The conference showcases independent work undertaken by students from all years of the undergraduate programme, much of it outside of the curriculum. This will be presented in posters and presentations and in addition, the conference will also showcase the winning contributions of our First Year Challenge, a multimedia film project.

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Organised by: CTaLE, UCL's Centre for Teaching and Learning Economics.
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Organisers: Parama Chaudhury, Cloda Jenkins, Christian Spielmann & Frank Witte

Sponsored by UCL Economics

Location: UCL Events Marquee, The Quadand North Cloisters

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Panel Judges:
Janet Henry, Global Chief Economist, HSBC
Gill Hammond, Director of the Centre for Central Banking Studies, Bank of England
Adam Lyons, Economics Advisor, Europe Group, Department for International Development, (DfiD, UK Government)
Professor Stephen Smith, Deputy Head of Department of Economics, UCL

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