Conferences and events

The Department of Economics hosts a number of events and conferences throughout the year.

Photo of the Knoop Lecture with Vince Cable

InstEAD Annual Lecture: Professor James Banks (University of Manchester) and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

Extending working lives: a solution to the challenges of an ageing population?

5:30pm – 6:45pm, Thursday 1st March 2018

Lecture Theatre 1, Sir Henry Stephenson Building, The University of Sheffield

In the lecture James will present recent evidence on trends in work, disability and health of older adults in England. He will explore the relationship between these trends, and relate them to past policy changes and future policy options. He will also discuss potential future directions and trends in the labour market for older workers and the challenges that these might present for future policy makers.

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