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2nd Sheffield Workshop in Political Economy

Thursday 28 January 2016

Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS), University of Sheffield, 219 Portobello, Sheffield, S1 4DP

The Department of Economics at the University of Sheffield and the Royal Economic Society were pleased to invite you to the 2nd Sheffield Workshop in Political Economy.

The aim of this workshop was to provide an interactive platform for discussing recent advances in political economy and to stimulate collaboration and interdisciplinary thinking between economists and political scientists.

Download the full workshop programme (PDF, 633Kb)

Registrations for the workshop have now closed

For enquiries please contact c.l.hobson@sheffield.ac.uk

Keynote Speakers

Photo of Prof. Vincenzo GalassoProfessor Vincenzo Galasso (University of Bocconi, Italy)

Author of several peer-reviewed academic articles in political economy and public economics; Associate Editor of the European Journal of Political Economy; Serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Pension Economics and Finance; Director of CEPRA (Center for Economic and Political Research on Aging); Research fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research, London.

 

 

Photo of Prof. Ola OlssonProfessor Ola Olsson (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)

Author of several peer-reviewed academic articles in political economy and development economics; Associate Editor of Economic Inquiry; Serves on the editorial board of the European Journal of Political Economy; Senior member of European Network of Development Economists; Appointed member of SIDA Research Council.

Read more on the inaugural workshop that took place in February 2015.