Richard Blundell, RES President 2010-2013, introduces the RES Annual Conference
The 2014 Annual Conference of the Royal Economic Society was held at The University of Manchester from Mon 7th April to Wed 9th April 2014. Full details
Click HERE to see all the keynote lectures from RES2014, as well as a selection of others covering economic development in Africa, economic issues surrounding financial FairPlay in football, the Scottish independence debate, inequality in education in the UK and the latest econometric developments in the use of large dimensional models. You can also find details about the speakers and copies of their slides.
Webcasts pre 2012 are available on the RES website.
The RES Live! page contains information on speakers and topics being filmed and streamed live online at RES 2014 Conference sessions. As well as watching your chosen sessions on your mobile, laptop or pc, there is a library of film and papers to download and you can post comments directly on each session page.
The 2015 Annual Conference of the Royal Economic Society will be held at The University of Manchester from Mon 30th March to Wed 1st April 2015. Full details
Some videos from RES2014 in Manchester now available from HERE.
The Inaugural Symposium of Junior Researchers will take place on Thu 2nd April 2015 at The University of Manchester. It will bring together students at all stages of their theses and foster discussion and dissemination of doctoral research in all areas of economics. Participation of non-presenting doctoral students is strongly encouraged. Further information and guidelines
All PhD students who are members of the RES (regardless of their nationality) and are not in full time employment can apply to the Royal Economic Society for financial support to assist with conference attendance. This application is made after the conference via a claim form. Applicants will also be required to supply original receipts to support the claim. More information
No guarantee can be given in advance about the level of support for individual applicants.
The RES distributes media briefings summarising new economic research findings presented at its annual conference and published in each issue of The Economic Journal Annual. Conference Reports/Overviews produced by conference rapporteurs, leading economics journalists attending conference, are also available here.
The preliminary conference programme is now available.
Registration is now open. Full details
Book accommodation through our partner Visit Manchester.
Details on financial support for PhD students can be found here.
The Programme Chair (James Banks, Manchester) and the Local Organiser (Ralf Becker, Manchester) can be contacted on RES.conference.2015 @gmail.com.
If you are a publisher interested in promotional opportunities at the Conference, then please contact the Royal Economic Society (Amanda Wilman) at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.