COEURE Final Conference


On October 17, 2016 the Final Conference of the COEURE Project “Economics without Borders: A Research Agenda for Europe” will be held at the Solvay Library in Brussels.

The Conference will be a platform to present the results of the COEURE project and discuss the current situation, challenges and advancements relating to funding to economic research in Europe and the role of economic research in the European Commission policy making. In addition, we will present our book “Economics without Borders: A Research Agenda for Europe”, soon published by Cambridge University Press.

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To see the final programme, please click here


Speakers’ presentations:

Evidence on Economic Research in Europe – Pierre Dubois (TSE) – Laszlo Matyas (CEU) – Tom McCarthy (HelmAG Ireland) available here

An Agenda for Funding Economic Research – Richard Blundell (UCL) – Ramon Marimon (EUI) available here

Roundtable – Jean Tirole (2014 Nobel Prize, Toulouse School of Economics), available here – Christoph Schmidt (Chairman of the German Council of Economic Experts and President of RWI), available here