About the Conference

Richard Blundell, RES President 2010-2013, introduces the RES Annual Conference

Andrew Chesher, RES President, discusses the successes of RES2016 and the future of economics 

2017 Annual Conference

The 2017 Royal Economic Society Annual Conference was held at the University of Bristol on 10-12 April 2017.

Videos from the Conference are now available online on the Royal Economic Society's YouTube channel. Click here to view the films from this year's Conference. 

Media Briefings

The RES distributes media briefings summarising new economic research findings presented at its annual conference and published in each issue of The Economic Journal. Conference Reports/Overviews produced by conference rapporteurs and leading economics journalists attending the conference are available here.

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Past Conferences

The 2016 Annual Conference took place on 21-23 March 2016 at the University of Sussex at Brighton.

View RES Conference 2016 video coverage here

More details of the RES Conference 2016 @ Brighton

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RES Symposium of Junior Researchers

As part of its efforts to support a strong UK PhD community, the RES has trialled a Symposium of Junior Researchers to take place on the day after the RES Annual Conference in 2015 and 2016.

The 2017 Symposium was held on 13th April at the University of Bristol

Further information about the Symposium is available on their web page:

Symposium Archive

Watch Online

The RES YouTube Channel hosts short video interviews and webcasts of RES Lectures from 2012 onwards. See Conference Archive for films of previous Conference sessions and keynote speakers.

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