RES 2016: Plenary Session (Brexit?)

01 Apr 2016

RES 2016: Plenary Session (Brexit?)

Panel: 1 Richard Baldwin, Graduate institute of International and Development Studies 2 Swati Dhingra, London School of Economics 3 Enrico Spolaore, Tufts University 4 John Van Reenen, London School of Economics On 23 June, the British public will vote on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union. This session brings together expert economists from the UK, Europe and the US to debate the potential costs and benefits of Britain leaving the EU - so-called ‘Brexit’. The panelists will discuss the implications for the macroeconomy, monetary and fiscal policy, labour markets, migration and trade flows under a range of potential scenarios both inside and outside the EU.