The Royal Economic Society is one of the oldest and most prestigious economic associations in the world. It is a learned society, founded in 1890 to promote the study of economic science. Now, the Society publishes The Economic Journal and The Econometrics Journal; engages with the media and with the policy communities;and supports education, training and career development of economists and holds the RES Annual Conference, a major international gathering of academic economists.
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The Royal Economic Society provides financial and other sources of support to a wide range of economists, including: young economists, undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD students, and academic economists and their university departments. Support includes the award of grants and prizes, public and policy lectures and RES Training Schools and PhD Meetings and Job Market.
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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. Keynote speakers: Pierre-André Chiappori (Columbia); Michael Keane (Oxford) ; Philippe Aghion (Harvard) and Sir Charles Bean (LSE). Reduced registration fees for members.
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