This initiative by the RES aims to bring the best communicators in the economics profession into contact with a wide public and to show the importance of top-quality economic research. Aimed principally at sixth form students of Economics but of interest to all, the Annual Public Lectures have become an established part of the senior school calendar as well as open to the general public. You can watch or download most of the lectures from the links below.
Diary Note: 2016 Public Lecture: "In Search of the Perfect Match- the economics of picking our partners and jobs" will be given by Professor Philipp Kircher and held at the Royal Institution London on 29th November 2016 and 30th November 2016 at the University of Manchester.
More details here in September 2016.
"Does Starbucks Pay Enough Tax? - How and Why We Tax Large Multinational Firms" was given by Professor Rachel Griffith, CBE, FBA on 24 Nov at the Royal Institution Faraday Theatre, London and 3 December at The Whitworth, University of Manchester.
A video of this lecture can be viewed here: