Past events

Below is an archive of past SBE events.

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


Meeting : 23 May 2016 6.00pm

Findings of the Independent Review of UK Economic Statistics

Speaker: Professor Sir Charlie Bean, London School of Economics

Masterclass : 06 May 2016 1.00pm

What’s the British productivity problem?

Professor John Van Reenen, London School of Economics

Meeting : 14 April 2016 6.00pm

UK National Statistics – Past Performance and Prospects for Change

Kevin Daly, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
John Pullinger CB, Head, Government Statistical Service

Meeting : 17 March 2016 8.30am - 10.00am

HM Treasury Post‑Budget Briefing

James Smith, Deputy Director, Economic Assessment, HM Treasury
Chris Drane, Deputy Director, Fiscal Statistics and Policy, HM Treasury

Meeting : 01 March 2016 6.00pm

The European Union - To Stay or Go?

Speaker: Roger Bootle, Executive Chairman, Capital Economics

Masterclass : 22 February 2016 12.00pm

BP Energy Outlook - 2016 edition

William Zimmern, Head of Global Macroeconomics, BP

Masterclass : 21 January 2016 1.00pm

The Path from Cause to Effect in Modern Metrics

Jörn-Steffen Pischke, Professor, Economics Dept, London School of Economics

Meeting : 12 January 2016 6.00pm

2016 Outlook for UK Economy

Martin Beck, Lead UK Economist, Oxford Economics
Neville Hill, Co-Head of the Global Economics and Fixed Income Strategy Group, Credit Suisse

Masterclass : 26 November 2015 - 27 November 2015

November Lunchtime Masterclass

Lord Turner, Senior Fellow, Institute of New Economic Thinking

Meeting : 26 November 2015 8.30am

Post‑Autumn Statement Briefing

Sir Dave Ramsden, Chief Economic Adviser, HM Treasury