Sergey Nigai 14 June 2017

How does trade affect different groups in different countries? In this video, Sergey Nigai discusses how different people respond to changes in trade policies and how this affects their income. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

Andrew Scott 12 June 2017

What is the right level of government debt and what type of debt should be issued? In this video, Andrew Scott discusses how long-term bonds affected the level of national debt. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

Anna Vignoles 07 June 2017

In international tests, the UK system performs quite well. In this video, Anna Vignoles underlines that this is the result of multiple policies, rather than a single one. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

What advice could be given to young economists? In this video, Nobel laureates point out the importance of finding inspiring and challenging questions as well as the importance of communicating with peers.

James Stock 02 June 2017

How do unexpected changes in the economy affect inflation or GDP growth rate? In this video, James Stock explains how unexpected changes can be isolated. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

Gita Gopinath 31 May 2017

Exchange rates matter for international trade. In this video, Gita Gopinath discusses the importance of the dollar. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

Hilary Hoynes 26 May 2017

Famines during childhood have significant effects on adults’ lives. In this video, Hilary Hoynes discusses the impact of the Food Stamps programme on metabolic health in adulthood. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

Amanda Goodall 22 May 2017

Do women ask for a pay rise or a promotion? In this video, Amanda Goodall addresses the question, and also considers how part-time workers are affected. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

Anna Vignoles 19 May 2017

There have been discussions about expanding the number of grammar schools in the UK. In this video, Anna Vignoles discusses the impact it would have on the overall attainment of students. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society Annual Conference held in Bristol in April 2017.

David Miles 17 May 2017

The financial sector is a major contributor to UK’s GDP, but only a fraction comes from exports to the EU. In this video, David Miles discusses to what extent the financial sector depends on the access to the European Single Market. This video was recorded at the LSE Growth Commission in December 2016.

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