About the Conference

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

2018 Annual Conference

The 2018 Annual Conference of the Royal Economic Society will be taking place on Monday 26 March to Wednesday 28 March 2018 at the University of Sussex.

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

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

More details of the RES Conference 2017 @ Bristol

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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.

All Keynote Lectures and Plenary sessions given at RES17 were filmed, as well as 11 other sessions. 

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