Recent news and announcements from the School of Economics.
Ludo Visschers Inaugural Lecture
Professor Ludo Visschers, Personal Chair in Economics, will deliver his inaugural lecture "Unemployment, Switching Occupations, and the Business Cycle” on Tuesday the 9th of May. The lecture will commence at 5pm in the Project Room 1.06 50 George Square, EH8 9LH.
Food Matters Live
Prof. Michèle Belot has been invited to be on a panel which will consider 'What will it take to overcome the obesity burden?'
Prof. Martin Fransman has been invited as a selected expert to attend the PREDICT 2015 Conference, ‘Dynamics of ICTs: industries, R&D, markets’, in Brussels organised by the JRC-IPTS and DG Connect on the 25th of November 2015.
ESRC Research Grant
Transparency in Procurement: The design and use of information in trading mechanisms.
Prof. Martin Fransman has been invited to be the keynote speaker at the ITS Biennial Conference held in Taipei on June 26 to 29, 2016.
The School is pleased to announce that Noémi Berlin was awarded two prizes.
Journal Economic Policy
Prof. Maia Güell has been invited to serve on the Panel of the journal Economic Policy for 2015-2016.
Recent press interest in a paper presented at RES2015 in Manchester highlights research one of the academics in the School, Dr Santiago Sanchez-Pages, is involved with.
Fully funded PhD studentships
We’re delighted to announce that we have four ESRC studentships available in the area of credit and labour market foundations in macroeconomics for PhD students commencing study in 2016.
New leaders of reformed Micro and Macro Perspectives of the Aggregate Labor Market Workshop announced.
ESRC Large Grant
Researchers at the University of Edinburgh begin a new study of the Credit and Labour Market Foundations of the Macroeconomy.
REF2014 confirms world-leading quality of School's research.
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