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.

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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7 and 8 March 2017
17:30 - 19:00. University College London 

Gorman Lectures: Torsten Persson (IIES and Stockholm University)

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.

Gorman lectures

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3 and 4 April 2017
09:00 - 18:00. University College London

2017 ENTER Jamboree

The 2017 ENTER Jamboree will be hosted by University College London. The Jamboree´s program will be available here in the beginning of March 2017


25 and 26 May 2017
9:00 - 17:00. University College London

CALL FOR PAPERS: 5th European Conference on Networks

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

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


Nirusha Vigi
Events Manager
020 3549 5382