Past events

Below is an archive of past SBE events.

For event reviews, please take a look in the Speakers Corner.


Meeting : 15 December 2020 5.00pm - 6.00pm

Making good decisions on climate risk and the low carbon transition:

How economists can help

Speaker: Dr Mallika Ishwaran, Shell International
Speaker: Dimitri Zenghelis, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

Meeting : 25 November 2020 5.00pm - 6.00pm

Webinar: AGM 2020

Meeting : 09 November 2020 6.00pm

Webinar: The Future of Infrastructure Appraisal

Chair: Catherine Connolly, Managing Director, economicsense
Speaker: James Richardson, Chief Economist, National Infrastructure Commission
Speaker: Amanda Rowlatt, Chief Analyst & Strategy Director, Department for Transport

Meeting : 27 October 2020 6.00pm - 7.00pm

Webinar: Behaviour post COVID

A joint SPE and Women’s Economist Network event

Giulia Tagliaferri, The Behavioural Insights Team
Laura Petschnig, Frontier Economics

Annual Conference : 21 October 2020 1.00pm - 4.45pm

SPE Online Conference 2020

Post‑COVID - Policy Challenges for the Global Economy

Course : 01 October 2020 9.30am - 5.00pm

SPE Online Course: An Overview of Cost‑Benefit Analysis

Speaker: Catherine Connolly
Speaker: Ken Warwick

Meeting : 24 September 2020 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Webinar: The OBR at 10

Lessons learned and challenges for the future

Speaker: Robert Chote, OBR
Speaker: Scherie Nicol, OECD
Speaker: Clare Lombardelli, HM Treasury
Speaker: Richard Hughes, Resolution Foundation

Masterclass : 15 July 2020 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Webinar: Taxing Multinationals

Speaker: Helen Miller, Deputy Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies

Meeting : 02 July 2020 6.00pm

Webinar: Levelling up is hard to do: Analysing and supporting the 'left‑behind'

Chair: Dame Kate Barker
Speaker: Chris Giles, Financial Times
Speaker: Prof Philip McCann, University of Sheffield

Course : 24 April 2020 9.00am - 5.00pm

An Overview of Cost‑Benefit Analysis

Speaker: Catherine Connolly
Speaker: Ken Warwick