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Wednesday 30th September

"The Future of Economics Education:
The CORE Project's First Year"

Professor Wendy Carlin

Professor of Economics at UCL and leader of the CORE Project

Royal Overseas League, Park Place, St. James's Street, London, SW1A 1LR

6.30pm: Drinks and Networking
7.00pm: Talk start
7.30pm: Q&A
8.00pm: Finish



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About the Speaker

Wendy Carlin is Professor of Economics at University College London (UCL), Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), London, and Fellow of the European Economic Association. Her research focuses on macroeconomics, institutions and economic performance, and the economics of transition. She is a member of the Expert Advisory Panel of the UK’s Office for Budget Responsibility. She has acted as a consultant for international organizations such as the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), London, and the World Bank. She has co-authored three macroeconomic books with David Soskice. The most recent is Macroeconomics: Institutions, Instability and the Financial System (2015) published by OUP. She is leading an international project – the CORE project – funded by INET and Friends Provident Foundation on undergraduate economics curriculum reform. The CORE project has published The Economy, which is free on-line at


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