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INTERGENERATIONAL MOBILITY IN EARLY 20TH CENTURY AMERICA: New evidence from Iowa

The economic outcomes of sons in rural parts of Iowa were less strongly linked to the economic outcomes of their fathers than their peers in the... More

THE OPENNESS-EQUALITY TRADE-OFF: Potential lessons from the Gulf for migration policies in OECD countries

At a time when fights over migration are dividing rich countries and fracturing their politics, a study published in the July 2018 issue of the... More

BACK TO BENEFIT-BASED TAXATION: Giving taxpayers value for what they pay

Economists need to get back to the historically prominent and commonsensical principle that taxes should be based – at least in part – on how much... More

PUTTING THE VALUE OF FREEDOM INTO ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

One way of valuing freedom of expression is to say that a free market for ideas will lead to the truth, which is essential for selecting wise... 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.

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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
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romesh@vaitilingam.com