The 2018 Royal Economic Society Annual Conference will be held at the University of Sussex on 26-28 March 2018.
The Institute for Fiscal Studies will be represented by a number of researchers presenting their work over the course of the conference:
Monday 26 March
|11:45 - 13:15||Rachel Cassidy||
Applied Behavioural Economics 1: "Are the poor really so present-biased? Experimental evidence from Pakistan"
|11:45 - 13:15||Rachel Griffith||Fiscal/Redistributive Interventions: "Individual preference heterogeneity, targeting and welfare effects of soda taxes"|
|11:45 - 13:15||Jonathan Cribb||Labour Economics: Income Distribution and Inequality 1: "Entering the labour market in a weak economy: scarring and insurance"|
|11:45 - 13:15||Francisco Oteiza||Agricultural Markets: "Climate Change and Agriculture: Farmer Adaptation to Extreme Heat"|
|14:15 - 15:45||Alex Wolf||Measuring Individual Poverty: "Issues in the production of measures of individual poverty"|
|18:00 - 19:15||Jack Britton||Fringe Event Panel Discussion: "Is it worth going to university?"|
Tuesday 27 March
|09:00 - 10:30||Rachel Cassidy||Labour Economics: Demography and Gender 2: "The power to protect: household bargaining and female condom use"|
|13:30- 15:00||Carl Emmerson||B5: The Effects of Longer Working at Older Ages: "The causal impact of longer working on cognitive function and mobility: exploiting the increase in the state pension age for women in the UK"|
|15:30 - 17:00||Barra Roantree||Inequality: "Mobility and the lifetime distributional impact of tax and transfer reforms"|
|15:30 - 17:00||Laura van der Erve||Educational Outcomes: "Returns to Higher Education for Women: in the Labour Market and Marriage Market"|
Wednesday 28 March
|09:00 - 10:30||Jack Britton||Education:Empirical Studies: "Where is the subsidy going? Using administrative data to value English income contingent student loans by subject and university" (Work in progress)|
|15:15 - 16:45||Luke Sibieta||Education: Teachers: "The effect of cash incentives on the quantity and quality of new teachers in hard-to-staff subjects"|
|15:15 - 16:45||Tom Lee||Empirical Health Studies: "Clinical guidelines in the real-world of medicine: evidence from the roll-out of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention facilities in England"|
|15:15 - 16:45||Benjamin Zaranko||Empirical Health Studies: "Substitution between health and social care: evidence from England"|
|15:15 - 16:45||Thomas Pope||Taxation and Income Elasticity: "Income shifting and responses to tax: evidence from company owner-managers"|
For the full programme and to register, please visit the RES website.