Structured as a roundtable, this event will provide more information about the aims and objectives of the Productivity Commission, and include talks from Professor Jagjit S. Chadha, the Chair of the Commission, as well as Professor Bart van Ark, Managing Director of The Productivity Institute and other Commissioners.
Since the Brexit vote and the victory of Donald Trump in 2016, social scientists have tended to focus on the causes and consequences of political populism. Largely absent from the existing literature is a study of economic populism.
As the lockdown restrictions end in England and are significantly eased elsewhere in the UK, this event - where we present our quarterly economic forecast - will provide an insight into the UK and Global economies.
NIESR is delighted to be re-launching the Deane-Stone Lecture on Economic Measurement, with guest speaker Professor Sir Ian Diamond, the UK’s National Statistician. Professor Sir Ian will be giving a lecture entitled "Ambitious, Radical, Inclusive and Sustainable: How a National Statistical Institute evolved through Covid-19"
To mark the publication of his latest book – Postliberal Politics – Professor Adrian Pabst, Deputy Director for Social and Political Economy, will be in conversation with Jason Cowley, editor of the New Statesman, at an exclusive event hosted by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR).
Climate change: economic implications, tools and challenges for policy-makers in Europe
Hosted by NIESR
The EUROFRAME group of research institutes (CASE, CPB, DIW, ESRI, ETLA, IfW, NIESR, OFCE, PROMETEIA, WIFO) will hold its seventeenth annual Conference on Economic Policy Issues in the European Union online on 17-18 June 2021. The aim of this conference is to bring together academics, and policy-oriented economists by providing a forum for debate on economic policy issues relevant in the European context.