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NIESR Press Conference – November 2017 Review ‘Globalisation: Local and Sectoral Impacts’

Event date
Tuesday, 31 October, 2017
Event time
10:00 to 12:00
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You are invited to attend a two-part press conference on Tuesday 31st October at which we will present NIESR's quarterly UK and global economic forecasts in the run up to the Budget. This will be preceded by presentations of a selection of research articles on the local and sectoral impacts of globalisation, both published in the November issue of the NIESR Review. 


Chair: Jagjit Chadha, NIESR Director

Session 1: New Research on Globalisation, Trade and the EU

10.05  International Trade and UK De-Industrialisation

           Rebecca Riley, Director of Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE)           

10.15   Value added from trade for key businesses and Financial Services Industries

           Jeremy Rowe, Economist , Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE)      

10.25   Local Economic Effects of Brexit

           Swati Dhingra, Department of Economics, LSE          

10.35  Q&A     


10.50  Coffee Break


Session 2: Global and UK Prospects

11 am   Opening Remarks – Jagjit Chadha

11.10   Monetary and fiscal policy normalisation in the Global Economy

           as Brexit is negotiated

           Garry Young, Director of Macroeconomic Modelling and Forecasting

11.20   Prospects for the UK Economy and the Budget

           Amit Kara, Head of UK Macroeconomic Forecasting

11.30   Q&A


The material will be embargoed until Wednesday 1st November 00.01am.

Registration from 9.45am for prompt 10 o’clock start. 


To RSVP please contact Luca Pieri:

Email: l.pieri [at] niesr.ac.uk 

Tel: 020 7654 1931


Please note: Due to the nature of our Grade II listed building we are unable to provide step-free access to our facilities and the Library is not currently accessible to wheelchair users or those with limited mobility. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Where: NIESR, 2 Dean Trench Street, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HE

When:  Tuesday 31st October, 10am-12.00pm


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31 October 2017
10:00 - 12:00


2 Dean Trench StreetSmith Square
London, SW1P 3HE United Kingdom


In-person event