POSTPONED until AUTUMN TBC
Due to Snap Election
'Central Bank Engagement with Society'
Chief Economist, Bank of England
Event Postponed: Andrew Haldane, Chief Economist, Bank of England
Andrew G Haldane is the Chief Economist at the Bank of England and Executive Director, Monetary Analysis and Statistics. He is a member of the Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee. He also has responsibility for research and statistics across the Bank. In 2014, TIME magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Andrew has written extensively on domestic and international monetary and financial policy issues. He is co-founder of ‘Pro Bono Economics’, a charity which brokers economists into charitable projects.
Royal Overseas League, St James's Street, SW1A 1LR. 6.30pm - 8pm.
HEAR OUR EXPERT ECONOMISTS' FORECASTS FOR 2017
Oxford vs. Cambridge vs. LSE
Vicky Pryce discusses Brexit and the implications for 2017 Economy
Paul Ormerod discusses Brexit, 'Project Fear' and why he is 'reasonably optimistic'
Graham Gudgin discusses Brexit and why 2017 will be a 'normal year'
The Cost of Preventing Blackouts
How to Check the Health of the UK Electricity Supply Sector
The Economic Research Council has commissioned a report from John Constable (Director of the Renewable Energy Foundation), which highlights the key issues surrounding the UK’s current energy policy. The UK’s energy policy over the last two decades has been a disaster, and recent developments have only papered over the cracks. The only long-term solution is to increase base load supply with sustainable and reliable electricity generation.
About the ERC
Founded in 1943
The Economic Research Council is one of Britain's leading economics-based think tanks, dedicated to discuss, dispute, debate and generally seek enlightenment on economic issues of all kinds.
Become a member of the ERC and enjoy the benefits of membership including free tickets to Economic Research Council events, advanced booking on tickets, access to recordings of previous talks and free download access to the ERC online archives.
Chart of the Week
The ERC 'Chart of the Week'
Monitoring trends within the world of economics, the ERC Chart of the Week tracks changes across global economies.
Bi-monthly Reports by ERC Chairman, Damon de Laszlo
Bi-monthly strategic overviews of what's driving change in the global economy, as described by the ERC's Chairman, Damon de Laszlo.
Clash of the Titans
The Economic Research Council's "Clash of the Titans" is an economic forecasting competition run every year between professors from Oxford, Cambridge and LSE. Members of the public also enter their forecasts for the next year.
The ERC is pleased to announce a reciprocal arrangement with the Devonshire House Network that allows members of each organisation to attend the other organisation's events for a discount.