The 2017 Royal Economic Society Annual Conference will be held at the University of Bristol on 10-12 April 2017.
The Institute for Fiscal Studies will be represented by a number of researchers presenting their work over the course of the conference:
Monday 10 April
|13:30 - 15:00||Paul Johnson||
Policy Plenary Session: "Post-Brexit Economics"
|17:15 - 18:45||Christine Farquharson||Education Session 1: "The causal impacy of breakfast club provision on academic attainment"|
|17:15 - 18:45||Kate Smith||Tax and Public Policy Session 1: "Alcohol tax design"|
Tuesday 11 April
|09:00 - 10:30||Chris Belfield||Education Session 2: "Outside options and teacher retention"|
|09:00 - 10:30||Jonathan Shaw||Tax and Public Policy Session 2: "The dynamic effects of tax audits"|
|11:00 - 12:30||James Banks||Behavioural Session 3: "Is there a causal effect of education on decision-making? Evidence from a lab-in-the-field experiment"|
|11:00 - 12:30||Martin O'Connell||Tax and Public Policy Session 3: "How well targeted are soda taxes?"|
|15:45 - 17:15||Rachel Griffith||IO2: "Demand estimation with unobserved choice set heterogeneity"|
Wednesday 12 April
|09:00 - 10:30||Jonathan Cribb||Pensions and Retirement Session: "When governments introduce default options: the effect of automatic enrolment on pension saving in the United Kingdom"|
|13:45 - 15:15||Arun Advani||Junior Fellows Special Session: "Informal insurance and endogenous poverty traps"|
|13:45 - 15:15||Sonya Krutikova||MiSoC Special Session: Mental Health and Human Capital: "Maternal depression and child human capital development: a value-added approach"|
For the full programme and to register, please visit the RES website.