Welcome to the Royal Economic Society

The RES is a learned society and membership organization founded in 1890 to promote economics.  We publish a major journal, the Economic Journal, and organize events including an annual conference.  We encourage excellence, diversity and inclusion in all activities.  The RES welcomes new members and seeks to represent the interests of economists in all areas of the discipline and all parts of the world. (More)

What’s new

20 Nov 2020

2021 Annual Conference to be entirely virtual

The RES Annual Conference will be held online from 12th-14th April 2021.

RES news

16 Nov 2020

Virtual Issue on Macroeconometrics

Read about the evaluation of unconventional monetary policy, high-dimensional forecasting, and other cutting edge topics in macroeconometrics.

EctJ news

12 Nov 2020

RES launches Code of Conduct

The code will apply to RES members and all those engaging in our events and activities.

RES news

03 Nov 2020

Editorials of all Special Issues now freely available

Read the Editors' introductions to the Special Issues of The Econometrics Journal.

EctJ news

Upcoming events