IFS announcements

Announcements about IFS research and researchers.

Paul Johnson appointed as trustee by Kings Fund

The King’s Fund has announced the appointment of Paul Johnson, Director IFS, as one of three trustees, who will join the Board of Trustees between December 2016 and February 2017.

Please find the announcement here.

IFS wins Prospect economic think-tank of the year

For the third year in a row, the IFS has won the Prospect award for best economics and finance think tank. The judges praised the IFS for building on its unrivalled authority on the public finances.

Call for papers: "Housing: Microdata, Macro Problems"

The "Housing: Microdata, Macro Problems" conference, to be held at the Bank of England on 19-20 June 2017, will feature 10-12 papers that tackle housing issues from a variety of angles. Participants from near and far are invited. For more information, please see the call for papers.