Welcome to the Royal Economic Society

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


What’s new

20 Jul 2021

NIESR and University of Birmingham welcomed as group members

The Royal Economic Society is pleased to welcome the National Institute for Economic and Social Research (NIESR) and the University of Birmingham as its latest group members.

RES news

19 Jul 2021

Support the Royal Economic Society on Amazon Smile

Through Amazon Smile, RES members and supporters can help the Society raise additional funds for our charitable activities.

RES news

16 Jul 2021

RES Mentoring Retreat 2022

The Royal Economic Society (RES) Women’s Committee is looking for female professors and senior economists to mentor female early career researchers for the 2022 Mentoring Retreat.

RES news

13 Jul 2021

The Gender Imbalance in UK Economics: Royal Economic Society Women’s Committee Silver Anniversary Report

The economy affects everyone but those studying and researching the economy are unrepresentative of wider society.

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Upcoming events

01 Sep 2021 - 03 Sep 2021

Developments in Economics Education Conference 2021

01 Sep 2021 - 03 Sep 2021

52nd Annual Conference of the Money Macro and Finance Society

06 Oct 2021

The Gender Imbalance in UK Economics

Royal Economic Society, Silver Anniversary Women’s Committee Report

04 Nov 2021 - 05 Nov 2021

Lille-Reading Workshop on International Finance

17 Nov 2021 - 19 Nov 2021

The Festival of Economics 2021