Past events

Below is an archive of past SBE events.

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


Masterclass : 25 November 2019 5.00pm - 8.00pm

The economic case for gender equality

SPE Masterclass preceded by the AGM

Speaker: Vicky Pryce, Chief Economic Adviser, CEBR

Course : 04 November 2019 9.00am - 5.00pm

An Overview of Cost‑Benefit Analysis

Speaker: Catherine Connolly, EconomicSense
Speaker: Ken Warwick, Warwick Economics

Annual Conference : 14 October 2019 12.00pm - 5.30pm

The UK and Global Outlook - Weak Growth, Policy Challenges

Meeting : 07 October 2019 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Careers in Economics

Chair: Catherine Connolly, economicsense
Speaker: Alison Cottrell, CEO, Banking Standards Board
Speaker: Janet Henry, Global Chief Economist, HSBC
Speaker: Osama Rahman, Director of Analysis, Department for Education

Meeting : 07 October 2019 10.00am - 5.00pm

SPE Course: Update and Refresher for Analysis of Economic Data

Speaker: Prof Peter Urwin

Meeting : 18 September 2019 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Inflation Measurement

Chair: Dame Kate Barker
Speaker: Jonathan Athow, Interim National Statistician, ONS
Speaker: Jill Leyland, Consultant

Meeting : 09 September 2019 10.00am - 4.30pm

Presenting Data for Economists

How to communicate your message effectively

Speaker: Ed Swires-Hennessy

Event : 15 July 2019 - 16 July 2019

SPE Course: Macro without Maths

A refresher and update course for those whose macro is rusty

Speaker: Prof Andy Ross FAcSS

Meeting : 10 July 2019 6.00pm - 8.00pm

The future of central banks

Speaker: Dame Kate Barker
Speaker: Dr Andrew Black
Speaker: Dr Tony Yates

Meeting : 01 July 2019 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Populism: Is it the end or the salvation of liberal democracy?

Martin Wolf in conversation with Stephanie Flanders

Martin Wolf CBE, Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times
Stephanie Flanders, Head, Bloomberg Economics