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

Sheffield Workshop on the Macroeconomics of Migration

9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday 11th June 2018

Halifax Hall, Endcliffe Vale Road, Sheffield S10 3ER

The Sheffield Workshop on the Macroeconomics of Migration brings together the latest research into macroeconomics through an exciting range of academic presentations and discussions.

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Exploring the Social and Economic Effects of Digital Hyperconnectivity

9:15am - 5:00pm, Tuesday 19th June 2018

ICOSS Building, University of Sheffield, 219 Portobello, Sheffield, S1 4DP

This one-day workshop brings together leading multidisciplinary researchers – experts in the social and economic effects digital technology has across society – to generate new insights, critical debate, and academic collaboration into the socioeconomic consequences of our digital future. As well as a greater understanding of the risks and benefits of our path to digital hyperconnectivity, participation in this interdisciplinary workshop will both highlight and generate opportunities for collaborative research and knowledge production in digital society research. This workshop is organised and hosted by the Institute for Economic Analysis of Decision-making (InstEAD), at the University of Sheffield.

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