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Analysis, reports, and publications

October 2019

Maitreesh Ghatak | What lies behind this year's economics Nobel | Ideas for India | 25 October 2019

Maitreesh Ghatak | Randomised control trials: Limits and broader application | VoxDev | 25 October 2019

Oriana Bandiera | Alleviating poverty with experimental research: The 2019 Nobel laureates | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 21 October 2019

Xavier Jaravel and Erick Sager | The price effects of trade: New evidence from the US and implications for quantitative trade models | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 16 October 2019

Nicholas Stern | Sustainability’s Moment of Truth | Project Syndicate | 4 October 2019

Rui Costa, Swati Dhingra, Stephen Machin | New dawn fades: The post-referendum rise in import costs has hurt UK workers | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 1 October 2019

Richard Layard | The economics of mental health | IZA World of Labor | October 2019


August 2019

Maitreesh Ghatak Is poverty self-perpetuating? | VoxDev | 7 August 2019

Maitreesh Ghatak and Karthik Muralidharan | An Inclusive Growth Dividend: Reframing the Role of Income Transfers in India’s Anti-Poverty Strategy | Centre for Effective Global Action | 5 August 2019

Xavier Jaravel and Erick Sager | What are the Price Effects of Trade? Evidence from the U.S. and Implications for Quantitative Trade Models | Centre for Economic Policy Research | August 2019

July 2019

Rachael Meager Understanding the Average Impact of Microcredit | Microeconomic Insights | 17 July 2019

Rui Costa, Swati Dhingra and Stephen Machin Trade and deskilling: how the post-referendum sterling depreciation hurt workers | CentrePiece Summer 2019 | July 2019

Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy and Thomas Sampson In brief…Brexit and outward investment by UK firms | CentrePiece Summer 2019 | July 2019

Brian Bell, Pawel Bukowski and Stephen Machin Workers’ falling share of firms’ profits | CentrePiece Summer 2019 | July 2019

Ria Ivandic, Tom Kirchmaier and Stephen Machin Jihadi attacks, the media and anti-Muslim hate crime | CentrePiece Summer 2019 | July 2019

Gopi Shah Goda, Matthew R. Levy, Colleen Flaherty Manchester, Aaron Sojourner and Joshua Tasoff | Who is a Passive Saver Under Opt-In and Auto-Enrollment? | The National Bureau of Economic Research | July 2019

January 2019

Giulia Giupponi and Camille Landais | Subsidising labour hoarding in recessions: New evidence from Italy’s Cassa Integrazione | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 25 January 2019

Will Abel, Silvana Tenreyro and Gregory Thwaites | Monopsony in the UK | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 23 January 2019

Wouter den Haan, Thomas Drechsel | All empirical macroeconomic models are wrong: How problematic is that and what can we do about it? | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 16 January 2019

Rachael Meager | Understanding the average effect of microcredit | VoxDev | 7 January 2019

Christopher Pissarides and Jacques Bughin | Testing the resilience of Europe’s inclusive growth model | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 2 January 2019

Erlend Berg, Maitreesh Ghatak, R Manjula, D Rajasekhar, Sanchari Roy | Motivating Knowledge Agents: Can Incentive Pay Overcome Social Distance? | The Economic Journal | 1 January 2019

December 2018

Daniel Sturm, Stephan Heblich and Stephen J.Redding’s research referenced | How the steam engine spurred modern cities | Chicago Booth Review | 3 December 2018

Oriana Bandiera, Niklas Buehren, Robin Burgess, Markus P Goldstein, Selim Gulesci, Imran Rasul, Munshi Sulaiman|  DP13386 Women’s Empowerment in Action: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Africa | Centre for Economic Policy Research | December 2018

November 2018

Swati Dhingra, Thomas Sampson & colleagues | The economic consequences of the Brexit deal | Centre for Economic Performance & The UK in a Changing Europe | 27 November 2018

Alwyn Young Channelling Fisher: Randomization Tests and the Statistical Significance of Seemingly Significant Experimental Results | The Quarterly Journal of Economics | 21 November 2018

October 2018

Brian Bell, Rui Costa and Stephen Machin | Why education reduces crime | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 14 October 2018

Stephan Heblich, Stephen Redding and Daniel Sturm | The making of the modern metropolis: Evidence from London | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 13 October 2018

Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy, Thomas Sampson, Ahmed Usman | The economic effects of Brexit: Evidence from the stock market | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 10 October 2018

September 2018

Lee Elliot Major and Stephen Machin Social Mobility and Its Enemies Penguin | 27 September 2018

Keyu Jin What China Can Gain from Trump’s Trade War | Project Syndicate | 26 September 2018

Saleem Bahaj and Ricardo Reis Central bank swap lines | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 25 September 2018

Arindrajit Dube, Alan Manning and Suresh Naidu | Monopsony and Employer Mis-optimization Explain Why Wages Bunch at Round Numbers | NBER | September 2018

August 2018

James Cloyne, Kilian HuberEthan Ilzetzki, Henrik Kleven | The effect of house prices on household borrowing: A new approach | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 31 August 2018

Giulia Giupponi and Stephen Machin Changing the structure of minimum wages: Firm adjustment and wage spillovers | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 11 August 2018

Gabriel Ahlfeldt, Stephen Redding, Daniel Sturm, and Nikolaus Wolf | The economics of density: evidence from the Berlin Wall | Microeconomic Insights | 9 August 2018

Wouter Den Haan and Thomas Drechsel DP13145 Agnostic Structural Disturbances (ASDs): Detecting and Reducing Misspecification in Empirical Macroeconomic Models | Centre for Economic Policy Research | August 2018

Michael Carlos Best, James Cloyne, Ethan Ilzetzki and Henrik Kleven | Estimating the Elasticity of Intertemporal Substitution Using Mortgage Notches | NBER | August 2018

Tim Besley and Maitreesh Ghatak | Prosocial Motivation and Incentives | Annual Review of Economics | August 2018

July 2018

Saleem Bahaj and Ricardo Reis Central bank swap lines | Bank of England | 27 July 2018

Gianmarco Ottaviano Offshoring and the migration of jobs | IZA World of Labor | 18 July 2018

Henrik Kleven, Camille Landais, Jakob Egholt Søgaard | Children and gender inequality: Evidence from Denmark | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 12 July 2018 

Francesco Caselli and Antonio Ciccone | Imperfect substitution and development accounting | VoxDev | 12 July 2018

Timothy Besley, Isabelle Roland and John Van Reenen| The Aggregate Effects of Credit Market Frictions: Evidence from Firm-level Default Assessments | NBER | 9 July 2018

Robin Burgess, Francisco J.M. Costa and Benjamin A. Olken | Wilderness Conservation and the Reach of the State: Evidence from National Borders in the Amazon | NBER | July 2018

Jan David Bakker, Stephan Maurer, Jörn-Steffen Pischke, Ferdinand Rauch | Of Mice and Merchants: Trade and Growth in the Iron Age | NBER | July 2018

Josh Deylon and Swati Dhingra write a chapter| The Brexit White Paper: what it must address | The UK in a Changing Europe | July 2018

June 2018

Swati Dhingra, Karl Whelan and Luc Frieden | The economics of Brexit | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 29 June 2018

Nicholas Stern | The best of centuries or the worst of centuries: Leadership, governance and cohesion in an interdependent world | Fulbright Legacy Lecture | 21 June 2018

Francesco Caselli and Antonio Ciccone | Imperfect substitution and development accounting | VOX CEPR Policy Portal | 9 June 2018

Silvana Tenreyro’s speech | Models in macroeconomics | Bank of England | 4 June 2018

Timothy Besley and Hannes Mueller | Institutions, Volatility, and Investment | Journal of the European Economic Association | June 2018

David Rezza Baqaee and Emmanuel Farhi | Unbundling Macroeconomics via Heterogeneous Agents and Input-Output Networks | The National Bureau of Economic Research | June 2018

May 2018

Nava Ashraf, Natalie Bau, Corinne Low and Kathleen McGinn | DP12939 Negotiating a Better Future: How Interpersonal Skills Facilitate Inter-Generational Investment | Centre for Economic Policy Research | May 2018

Guy Michaels and Ferdinand Rauch | Why towns could be stuck in the wrong place | World Economic Forum in collaboration with VoxEU | 24 May 2018

Guy Michaels and George Graetz’s research referenced | Mastering the digital transformation | Policy Network | 21 May 2018

Rachel Ngai and Barbara Petrongolo referenced | CEPR Research Fellows L. Rachel Ngai and Barbara Petrongolo win the AEJ Macroeconomics Best Paper award | Centre for Economic Policy Research | 8 May 2018

Jonathan de Quidt, Thiemo Fetzer and Maitresse Ghatak | Market Structure and Borrower Welfare in Microfinance | The Economic Journal | 7 May 2018

Stephen Machin, Sandra McNally and Martina Viarengo | Changing how Literacy is Taught: Evidence on Synthetic Phonics | American Economic Association | 2 May 2018

Camille Landais, Pascal Michaillat and Emmanuel Saez | A Macroeconomic Approach to Optimal Unemployment Insurance: Applications | American Economic Journal: Economic Policy | 2 May 2018

Xavier Jaravel | What Is the Impact of Food Stamps on Prices and Products Variety? The Importance of the Supply Response | American Economic Association | May 2018

Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit, Ari Hyytinen and Otto Toivanen | On the Returns to Invention within Firms: Evidence from Finland | American Economic Association | May 2018

Jacob Goldin and Daniel Reck | Rationalizations and Mistakes: Optimal Policy with Normative Ambiguity | American Economic Association | May 2018

Swati Dhingra among those interviewed | On the Rebound: Prospects for a US-UK Free Trade Agreement | Harvard Kennedy School Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government and King’s College London | May 2018

Philippe Aghion, Antonin Bergeaud, Matthieu Lequien, Marc J. Melitz | The Impact of Exports on Innovation: Theory and Evidence | The National Bureau of Economic Research | May 2018

Jonathan de Quidt, Thiemo Fetzer and Maitreesh Ghatak | Market Structure and Borrower Welfare in Microfinance | The Economic Journal | May 2018

Jonathan de Quidt, Thiemo Fetzer and Maitreesh Ghatak | Commercialization and the decline of joint liability microcredit | Journal of Development Economics | May 2018

Thomas Drechsel (PhD student) and Silvana Tenreyro | Commodity booms and busts in emerging economies | Journal of International Economics | May 2018

April 2018

Thomas Sampson | Article 50 one year on: the UK economy – initial evidence | The UK in a Changing Europe | 27 April 2018

Andrew B. Bernard, Esther A. Bøler, Swati Dhingra | Firm-to-firm Connections in Columbian ImportsThe National Bureau of Economic Research | April 2018

Xavier Jaravel, Neviana Petkova and Alex Bell | Team-Specific Capital and Innovation| American Economic Review | April 2018

Ernesto Dal Bo, Pedro Dal Bo, and Erik Eyster | The Demand for Bad Policy when Voters Underappreciate Equilibrium Effects | The Review of Economic Studies | April 2018

Timothy Besley and Hannes Mueller | Predation, Protection, and Productivity: A Firm-Level Perspective | American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics | April 2018

March 2018

Swati Dhingra, Rebecca Freeman and Eleonora Mavroeidi | Beyond tariff reductions: The effect of deep provisions on gross and value-added trade | VOX CEPR’s Policy Portal | 30 March 2018

Swati Dhingra and Thomas Sampson’s articles included | Article 50 one year on | The UK in a Changing Europe | 29 March 2018

Alan Manning and The Migration Advisory Committee | EEA workers in the UK labour market: interim update | The Migration Advisory Committee | 27 March 2018

Philippe Aghion’s research featured | How and why to search for young Einsteins | The Economist | 22 March 2018

Gianluca Benigno and Luca Fornaro | Weak productivity growth and monetary policy: A Keynesian growth perspective | VOX CEPR’s Policy Portal | 15 March 2018

Giuseppe Berlingieri, Holger Breinlich and Swati Dhingra | The consumer benefits of trade agreements: Evidence from the EU trade policy | VOX CEPR’s Policy Portal | 12 March 2018

Swati Dhingra, Gianmarco Ottaviano and Thomas Sampson | A hitch-hiker’s guide to post-Brexit trade negotiations: options and principles | Oxford Review of Economic Policy | 10 March 2017

Nava Ashraf, Oriana Bandiera and Scott S Lee | Losing Prosociality in the Quest for Talent? Sorting, Selection, and Productivity in the Delivery of Public Services | Working paper | 3 March 2018

Claudia Steinwender (LSE Department of Economics PhD student 2014) | Real Effects of Information Frictions: When the States and the Kingdom Became United | American Economic Review | March 2018

Kilian Huber (PhD and Job Market Candidate) | Disentangling the Effects of a Banking Crisis: Evidence from German Firms and Counties | American Economic Review | March 2018

Thomas Sampson | Brexit: the economics of international disintegration | CEP CentrePiece | March 2018

Niels Johannesen, Patrick Langetieg, Daniel Reck, Max Risch and Joel Slemrod | Taxing Hidden Wealth: The Consequences of U.S. Enforcement Initiatives on Evasive Foreign Accounts | The National Bureau of Economic Research | March 2018

February 2018

Oriana Bandiera, Vittorio Bassi, Robin Burgess, Imran Rasul, Munshi Sulaiman and Anna Vitali |  Tacking youth unemployment: Vocational training versus apprenticeships | VoxDev | 13 February 2018

Gianmarco Ottaviano and Carlo Altomonte | Why the Multinationals that Influence the World Are Born Bocconi Knowledge | 9 February 2018

Daron Acemoglu, Philippe Aghion and David Hémous | The environment and directed technical change in a North–South model | Oxford Review of Economic Policy | 5 February 2018

Philippe Aghion, Ernst Fehr, Richard Holden, and Tom Wilkening | The Role of Bounded Rationality and Imperfect Information in Subgame Perfect Implementation—An Empirical Investigation| Journal of the European Economic Association | February 2018

Gharad T Bryan, James J Choi and Dean Karlan | Randomizing Religion: The Impact of Protestant Evangelism on Economic Outcomes | The National Bureau of Economic Research | February 2018

Gopi Shah Goda, Matthew R Levy, Colleen Flaherty Manchester, Aaron Sojourner, Joshua Tasoff | Mechanisms Behind Retirement Saving Behavior: Evidence From Administrative and Survey Data | TIAA Institute | February 2018

January 2018

Camille Landais and colleagues’ research referenced | The roots of the gender pay gap lie in childhood | The Economist | 26 January 2018

Ricardo Reis | Is something really wrong with macroeconomics? | Oxford Review of Economic Policy | 5 January 2018

Henrik Kleven, Camille Landais, Jakob Egholt Søgaard | Children and Gender Inequality: Evidence from Denmark | NBER Working Paper | January 2018

Research by Luis Garicano, Ricardo Reis and Dimitri Vayanos referenced in study by ESRB High-Level Task Force on Safe AssetsSovereign bond-backed securities: a feasibility study | January 2018


December 2017

Kilian Huber (PhD student) | Disentangling the Effects of a Banking Crisis: Evidence from German Firms and Counties | American Economic Review | December 2017

Thomas Drechsel and Silvana Tenreyro | Commodity booms and busts in emerging economies | Journal of International Economics | 30 December 2017

Silvana Tenreyro and Tiloka de Silva’s research included as ‘Chart of the Week’ | Slowing down the population boom | American Economic Association | 20 December 2017

Francesco Caselli | Trade openness and macroeconomic volatility | VOXDev | 14 December 2017

Thomas Sampson | Breaking down BrexitAmerican Economic Association ‘Chart of the Week’ | 11 December 2017

Swati Dhingra and Silvana Tenreyro | Piggyback exporting, intermediation, and the distribution of the gains from trade in agricultural markets | VOXDev | 4 December 2017

Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy and Thomas Sampson | Brexit is already costing Britain | UK in a Changing Europe | 4 December 2017

David Baqaee and Emmanuel Farhi | Aggregate productivity and the rise of mark-ups | VOX CEPR’s Policy Portal | 4 December 2017

Alex Bell, Raj Chetty, Xavier Jaravel, Neviana Petkova and John Van Reenen | Who Becomes an Inventor in America? The Importance of Exposure to Innovation | The Equality of Opportunity Project | December 2017

November 2017

Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy & Thomas Sampson | The consequences of the Brexit vote for UK inflation and living standards: First evidence | VOX CEPR's Policy Portal | 20 November 2017

Holger Breinlich, Elsa Leromain, Dennis Novy & Thomas Sampson | New evidence shows UK households paying high economic price for vote to leave EU | UK in a Changing Europe | 20 November 2017

Nikhil Datta & Swati Dhingra | Post-Brexit UK trade policy: still just a wish list | UK in a Changing Europe | 9 November 2017

Thomas Sampson | Brexit and the future of globalisation | UK in a Changing Europe | 1 November 2017

Fanny Blanc, Kath Scanlon & Christine Whitehead | A taxing question: Is Stamp Duty Land Tax suffocating the English housing market? | Report for Family Building Society | November 2017

Philippe Aghion, Ufuk Akcigit, Matthieu Lequien and Stefanie Stantcheva | Tax Simplicity and Heterogeneous Learning | National Bureau of Economic Research | November 2017

October 2017

Davide Cantoni, Jeremiah Dittmar & Noam Yuchtman | The religious roots of the secular West: The Protestant Reformation and the allocation of resources in Europe | VOX CEPR’s Policy Portal | 31 October 2017

David Miles, Ugo Panizza, Ricardo Reis & Ángel Ubide | And Yet It Moves: Inflation and the Great Recession | Geneva Reports on the World Economy | VOX CEPR’S Policy Portal | 25 October 2017

Oriana Bandiera, Nava Ashraf, Julia Tobias | Hiring do-gooders or go-getters: Attracting talent to improve public service delivery in Zambia I VOXDev | 13 October 2017

Thomas Sampson I Brexit: The economics of international disintegration I VOX CEPR's Policy Portal | 19 October 2017

September 2017

Swati Dhingra and Nikhil Datta I How Not to Do Trade Deals I London Review of Books | 21 September 2017

Swati Dhingra | Trade deals with third countries I The UK in a Changing EU | 19 September 2017

Philippe Aghion, Benedicte Berner I The Two Pillars of French Economic Reform I Project Syndicate | 1 September 2017

Nava Ashraf, Edward Glaeser, Abraham Holland, Bryce Millett Steinberg I Water, Health and Wealth I National Bureau of Economic Research | September 2017

Erik Eyster, Kristof Madarasz, Pascal Michaillat I Pricing when Customers Care about Fairness but Misinfer Markups I National Bureau of Economic Research | September 2017



Conference talks

October 2019

Christopher Pissarides | Studium Generale | New Technology and the Future of Jobs - Nobel Laureate Chris Pissarides | University of Groningen | 10 October 2019

Daniel Reck | Optimal Defaults with Normative Ambiguity | VATT | 10 October 2019

August 2019

Alessandro GavazzaFrancesco NavaPasquale SchiraldiJohn Sutton and John Van Reenen among participants | 46th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE) | The Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (GSE) and the PPSRC-IESE (Public-Private Sector Research Center) | 30 August-1 September 2019

Silvana Tenreyro presenting | Challenges for Monetary Policy, Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium | The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City | 22-24 August 2019

Maitreesh Ghatak Prof. D.T. Lakdawala Memorial Lecture | Mumbai School of Economics and Public Policy, University of Mumbai | 5 August 2019 (rescheduled to 7 August 2019)

July 2019

Keyu Jin among the speakers | Bretton Woods: 75 years later. Thinking about the next 75 | Banque de France | 16 July 2019

Robin Burgess and Maitreesh Ghatak among the speakers | India-China Conference 2019 | CAGE, Department of Economics, University of Warwick | 1-2 July 2019

January 2019

Tim Besley (Keynote speaker) | Sir Arthur Lewis Distinguished Lecture on the topic, State Capacity and Economic Development | The University of the West Indies St Augustine Campus | 25 January 2019

Nicholas Stern contributes (in a personal capacity) | Brexit: Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration- Motion to Take Note (Continued) (3rd Day)| House of Lords | 14 January 2019

December 2018

Abhijit Banerjee, Pranjul Bhandari, Sajjid Chinoy, Maitreesh Ghatak, Gita Gopinath, Amartya Lahiri, Neelkanth Mishra, Prachi Mishra, Karthik Muralidharan, Rohini Pande, Eswar Prasad, E. Somanathan, and Raghuram Rajan | Press Briefing: An economic strategy for India | The University of Chicago Center in Delhi | 14 December 2018

Valentino Larcinese (Speaker) and Oriana Bandiera (Chair) | Saving Democracy from Politicians. Do We Need Professional Representatives? | LSE Department of Government | 6 December 2018

November 2018

Keyu Jin (among the speakers) & Erik Berglof (Chair) | Engaging China | Institute of Global Affairs and The New York Times | 26 November 2018

Camille Landais among the speakers | Le séminaire de la Chaire Travail : l’assurance chômage | Paris School of Economics | 23 November 2018

Oriana Bandiera and Nicholas Stern (among the speakers), and Tim Besley (Chair) | How Lives Change: Palanpur, India, and development economics | The India Observatory and STICERD | 22 November 2018

Oriana Bandiera Royal Economic Society Annual Public Lecture: What Economists Really Do | Royal Economic Society | 21 & 28 November

Nicholas Stern spoke to the House of Lords | Brexit: Negotiations - Motion to Take Note | They Work For You | 20 November 2018

Angus Deaton, Amartya Sen and Tim Besley (Chair) | Economics With A Moral Compass? | New York University | 17 November 2018

Quazi Zulquarnin, Nyambura Kariuki, Tamara Giltsoff, Robin Burgess and Beth Gertz | How will technology impact the future of work in developing countries? | International Growth Centre | 6 November 2018

October 2018

Tim Besley Tourism and Terrorism: The Impact of News Reporting | LSE Department of Methodology: SEDS seminars | 25 October 2018

Charles Bean, Gus O’Donnell, Catherine Schenk, Minouche Shafik (speakers) and Nicholas Stern (Chair) | Ten Years after the Global Financial Crisis: what have we learned and what did we forget? | LSE IDEAS, Department of International History and Royal Economic Society | 18 October 2018

Paul Collier (speaker) and Tim Besley (Chair) | The Future of Capitalism | Spinoza Foundation and STICERD | 12 October 2018

Tim Besley The Aggregate Consequences of Financial Frictions: Evidence from Firm-Level Data | The University of Sheffield (Department of Economics) | 10 October 2018

Keyu Jin (among the speakers) | WIRED Smarter | WIRED | 9 October 2018

September 2018

Nicholas Stern, Eduarda La Rocque and Saskia Sassen | Shaping Cities in an Urban Age | LSE Cities | 26 September 2018

Robert Skidelsky (Speaker) and Camille Landais (Chair) | Money and Government: a challenge to mainstream economics | LSE Public Event | 17 September 2018

August 2018

Nicholas Stern How Lives Change | The Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival | 27 August 2018

Keyu Jin and Judith Shapiro among speakers | LSE China Conference 2018 - LSE 中国会议 | LSE | 14 August 2018

July 2018

Stephen Machin gives evidence to the Intergenerational Fairness and Provision Committee | 17 July 2018

June 2018

Philippe Aghion and Jeremiah Dittmar among the speakers | Conference on the Economics of Innovation | 28-29 June 2018

Tim Besley among the speakers | A new approach to state fragility | International Growth Centre (IGC) | 28 June 2018

Christopher Pissarides among participants | Alibaba Gathers Nobel Laureates and Scientists for the New Open Research Platform “Luohan Academy” | pandaily | 27 June 2018

Nava Ashraf, Plenary speaker | Human Nature and Human Development | World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists | 25-29 June 2018

Ricardo Reis among the discussants | Session 1: Macroeconomics of price and wage-setting |ECB Forum on Central Banking | 19 June 2018

Frank Cowell among the speakers | 3rd workshop of the ANR programme Ordineq | Centre de recherche en économie & management | 18 June 2018

Oriana Bandiera and Stephen Machin among the speakers | Festival Economia Trento | 31 May-3 June 2018

May 2018

Ricardo Reis among the panellists | Nobel Symposium Banking and finance research and the financial crisis: A critical assessment | Swedish House of Finance | 30 May 2018

Judith Shapiro among the speakers | 2018 Theme: [What Next] | Ted x Good enough College | 19 May 2018

Chiara Sotis (Teaching Fellow in the Department of Economics) among the panellists | LSE Education Symposium | LSE | 9 May 2018

Robin Burgess among the speakers | Becker Applied Economics Workshop - Spring 2018 | Becker Friedman Institute | May 2018

April 2018

Erik Berglof chaired | Mind the Middle Income Trap! | LSE Institute of Global Affairs, LSE Latin America and Caribbean Centre, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) | 26 April 2018

Silvana Tenreyro | Economics Society host Silvana Tenreyro | City of London School | April 2018

March 2018

Guy Michaels among the speakers | Press Conference: How “Robots + AI” Change the Future of Work - New Research by automatica, LSE, VDMA | 21 March 2018

Maitreesh Ghatak among discussants | The Broken Ladder: The Paradox and Potential of India's One-Billion | LSE South Asia Centre Lent Term 2018 Events | 14 March 2018

Mervyn King delivered the seminar ‘Uncertainty in Macroeconomics’ | LSE MSc Economics Seminars | 6 March 2018

February 2018

Oriana Bandiera | Persistent Poverty: An Economist’s View (slides here) | Kapuscinski Development Lectures, University of Barcelona | 22 February 2018

Maitreesh Ghatak | 'Is India Ready for Universal Basic Income?' | Exeter South Asia Centre Baat-Cheet Seminar | 21 February 2018

Richard Layard |  The 2018 Wellbeing Seminar | 21 February 2018

Guy Michaels | ‘Planning Ahead for Better Neighbourhoods: Long Run Evidence from Tanzania’ | Trinity College Dublin’s Research Seminar Series | 20 February 2018 

Maitreesh Ghatak (panel member) | Citizen’s Basic Income Day, LSE | 20 February 2018

Teams from LSE Economics, UCL, Bristol University and Warwick University won their debates at the Quarter Final of The Economics Debate 2018 - Semi Final | 19 February 2018

January 2018

Tim Besley | 4th Sheffield Workshop in Political Economy | Political Economy Research Group, University of Sheffield | 19 January 2018

Francesco Caselli (among the speakers) | What do the Italian Elections Mean for Europe | LSE Public Lecture | 16 January 2018

Silvana Tenreyro | ‘The fall in productivity growth: causes and implications’ | Queen Mary University | 15 January 2018

Ricardo Reis ASSA2018 | Central Bank Communications session | 6 January 2018

November 2017

Thomas Sampson | The Economics of International Disintegration | JMCE - KCL Conference | 7 November 2017

Maitreesh Ghatak | Inequality and Identity Salience | Stanford Centre on Poverty & Inequality conference on Public Goods, Commodification and Rising Inequality  |  2-3 November 2017

October 2017

Rachael Meager | Public Speaking for Academic Economists | 24 October 2017

September 2017

Oriana Bandiera | Liveblog of presentation: The Cost of Partial Altruism at Princeton  I Medium (by Nathan Matias) | 21 September 2017

Swati Dhingra, Henry Overman & Jonathan White | Regional Economic Impacts of Brexit | Public lecture by the LSE European Institute and the LSE Institute of Public Affairs | 15 November 2017 

Tim Besley | State Capacity, Peace, and Development | Lecture at Georgetown University | 9 November 2017

Thomas Sampson I UK Trade After Brexit I Presentation: Citizen's Assembly | 9 September 2017