Not available in 2022/23
Work in Progress Seminar in Organisational and Institutional Economics

This information is for the 2022/23 session.

Teacher responsible

Prof Noam Yuchtman


This course is compulsory on the MRes/PhD in Economics and Management. This course is not available as an outside option.

It is also open to MRes PhD in Economics students with the approval of the Department. PhD students in other fields (e.g., Finance or Political Science) may be invited to join for specific seminars.

Course content

Research students present their work to faculty and peers in the field. Outside speakers are also invited from time to time.

This provides a forum for LSE PhD students in Economics and Management and in Economics in which each student can present their ongoing research and receive feedback from peers, supervisors, Doctoral Programme Director and faculty. This seminar is central to our Department of Management environment. As well as sharing ideas and gaining insights from those other than their direct supervisors, students also benefit from guest speakers from academia, industry and alumni. These seminars are also an opportunity for students to receive transferable skills training including communication and networking skills, leadership, research management, and personal and career development.


20 hours of seminars in the MT. 20 hours of seminars in the LT.

Indicative reading


Key facts

Department: Management

Total students 2021/22: Unavailable

Average class size 2021/22: Unavailable

Value: Non-credit bearing

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Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Problem solving
  • Communication
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills