Teacher Seminar: “Surprising Insights in Economics”


  • 20/06/2018
    09:45 - 14:30
This event hosted by the IEA is free to attend and is strictly for A-Level/IB/Scottish Higher teachers of Economics and related subjects. If you would like to reserve a place, please email Christiana at cstewartlockhart@iea.org.uk and please also include the name of the school you teach at.


9:45 – 10:00 Welcome Reception: Tea and Coffee
10:00 – 11:00 Dr Jamie Whyte, Research Director at the IEA – “Why Everything with a Price is Equally Good”
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30 Prof. Len Shackleton, Research Fellow at the IEA – “Shocking Reasons for Pay Differentials: A New Insight into Labour Markets”
12:30 – 13:15 Lunch (provided by the IEA)
13:15 – 14:15 Julian Jessop, Chief Economist at the IEA – “The Rest of the Iceberg: What GDP Doesn’t Capture”
14:15 – 14:30 Closing Remarks and End

1 thought on “Teacher Seminar: “Surprising Insights in Economics””

  1. Posted 07/05/2018 at 15:03 | Permalink

    My name is Asliddin. I am from Uzbekistan(central asia), now I am a student of Singapore Management Development Institute in Tashkent at the second course.My field is Economics and Finanace.I always highly appreciate your lectures and get useful and relavent informations via internet.I would be so greatful If i get an invitation letter for visa approval from you because it would be great highlight for me in order to visit to the conference. Last year I became a participant of Economics and Finance workshops on 11th to 13th September 2017 in Singapore.It would be great success for me getting invitation letter(to give to the Embassy) as soon as possible from you as well. Thanks a lot for your a hint of attention in advance!!

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