ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement 2021

11 May 2021 12:00AM - 13 May 2021 12:00AM
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The Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) will hold its annual conference, organised in partnership with the UK Office for National Statistics (ONS), online on 11-13 May 2021. 

The conference is a meeting place for discussing recent research advances in economic measurement and statistics. The programme includes papers on many aspects of the measurement and use of economic statistics, focusing on the following:

  • Measuring Productivity, Capital, Trade and the Labour Market
  • Measuring Innovation, Inequality, Digital Economy and Welfare
  • Measuring Output and Prices (including nowcasting models and use of alternative data sources)
  • Methods (including data science and machine learning)
  • Economic Statistics in Practice (aimed at the producers of statistics)

Keynote Speakers

Katharine Abraham (University of Maryland)
Richard Blundell (University College London and Institute for Fiscal Studies)
Paul Schreyer (OECD)

The conference will be free to attend. Please click here to view the conference programme and to register. 

Zoom is being used to host all sessions. Your organisation may have firewalls preventing you from accessing certain platforms so we recommend you check as you may need to use a personal device and email account to attend.

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The RES poster for the conference can be downloaded here.