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HAPPY CHILDREN BECOME SATISFIED ADULTS, SUCCESSFUL CHILDREN LESS SO

Research published in the November 2014 issue of the Economic Journal challenges the basic assumption of educational policy – that academic... More

POSITIVE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF UK IMMIGRATION FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION: New evidence

European immigrants to the UK have paid more in taxes than they received in benefits, helping to relieve the fiscal burden on UK-born workers and... More

GENERATIONAL DIFFERENCES IN ECONOMIC OUTCOMES OF IMMIGRANTS: Evidence from Norway

The children of 1970s immigrants from Pakistan and Turkey have assimilated well into Norwegian society, achieving educational and labour market... More

IMPATIENT ADOLESCENTS DO WORSE LATER IN LIFE

People who were impatient during their adolescence do less well at school and in the labour market; they are also more likely to suffer from ill... More

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Media briefings are also distributed in connection with other RES events and activities, such as the Annual Public Lecture and the Policy Lecture series.

Webcasts

Webcasts of Keynote addresses and selections of special sessions from recent RES Annual Conferences are available for downloading. There are also webcasts and related resources for recent Policy Lectures and Annual Public Lectures.

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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. Annual Conference Reports/Overviews produced by conference rapporteurs, leading economics journalists attending conference, are also available.

Media Contact

Contact the RES media consultant for access to media briefings or to arrange interviews romesh@vaitilingam.com

Policy Lectures

In 2011, the Society initiated a Policy Lecture series. The inaugural lecture in this series was given by David Miles, External Member of the Monetary Policy Committee. Whereas the Annual Public Lecture series, which has run since 2001, is aimed largely at a sixth form secondary school audience, the Policy Lecture series is an opportunity for leading economists to speak both to academics and to policy-makers and to others interested in the development of economic policy.

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Romesh Vaitilingam
RES Media Consultant
+44-7768-661095
romesh@vaitilingam.com