Events

John Van Reenen

John Van Reenen

Ronald Coase Chair in Economics and School Professor
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LSE
Soumaya Keynes

Soumaya Keynes

Economics columnist
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Financial Times
James Heckman

James Heckman

Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor in Economics
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University of Chicago
Janet Gornick

Janet Gornick

Professor of Political Science
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CUNY
Arin Dube

Arin Dube

Professor of Economics
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University of Massachusetts Amherst
Angus Deaton

Angus Deaton

Professor of Economics
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Princeton University
Philippe Aghion

Philippe Aghion

Professor
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LSE and INSEAD
Gabriel Zucman

Gabriel Zucman

Professor of Economics
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Paris School of Economics
Amy Bogaard

Amy Bogaard

Professor of European Archaeology
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University of Oxford
Samuel Bowles

Samuel Bowles

Professor
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Santa Fe Institute
Simon Johnson

Simon Johnson

Professor of Entrepreneurship
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MIT Sloan School of Management
Walter Scheidel

Walter Scheidel

Dickason Professor in the Humanities
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Stanford University
Suresh Naidu

Suresh Naidu

Professor of International and Public Affairs
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Columbia University
David Wengrow

David Wengrow

Professor of Comparative Archaeology
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UCL

Explore Stone Centre Events

Stone Centre Symposium
This event ended on
27
June
2024
27
June
2024
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27
June
6
2024
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10:00
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17:00
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British Academy, London

What can we learn from the evolution of wealth inequality since prehistory, about the processes sustaining extraordinary wealth inequality today, and policies to secure a more just distribution in the future? Catch up with the Stone Centre Symposium, proceedings are now available online.

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Stone Centre at UCL PhD conference
This event ended on
26
June
2024
26
June
2024
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26
June
6
2024
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9:00
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17:00
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UCL, London

Listen to brilliant research done by PhD students in economics all over the world. Suresh Naidu will deliver the keynote presentation.

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Stone Public Lecture 2024, Gabriel Zucman on 'Tackling global tax evasion – policy and proposals'
This event ended on
12
March
2024
12
March
2024
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12
March
3
2024
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18:00
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19:30
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UCL, London

What do the rapidly emerging climate subsidy regimes imply for global tax competition and national tax revenue? Action at international and national levels requires collection and analysis of novel datasets. Catch up with the lecture today!

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Career structures in economics
This event ended on
6
March
2024
6
March
2024
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6
March
3
2024
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10:00
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17:00
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LSE, London

The Stone Centre at UCL, the Hub for Equal representation in the economy, and the European Economic Association co-hosted an all-day event to explore career structures in economics.

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INSEAD and Stone Centre at UCL workshop on 'Inequality and the Role of Firms'
This event ended on
20
July
2023
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July
2023
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20
July
7
2023
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9:00
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17:00
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INSEAD, Paris

The workshop marked the launch of the CEPR Research Policy Network on Firms and Inequality that is being co-led by Mark Stabile, Imran Rasul and Barbara Petrongolo (CEPR Labour and Oxford).

Topics covered included firm policies to upskill workers in a digital age, corporate social responsibility and worker motivation, family-friendly policies in firms, and evidence on profit sharing schemes, wages, and worker productivity.

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CEPR Public Economics Annual Symposium 2023 on 'Wealth and Capital Taxation'
This event ended on
15
June
2023
15
June
2023
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15
June
6
2023
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9:00
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17:30
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LSE, London

The Stone Centre at UCL co-sponsored this event. Special sessions in the conference focused on the research on theory and evidence related to wealth taxation. The keynote address – by Joel Slemrod from the University of Michigan – discussed the practicalities of taxing wealth, what a body of evidence of responses to wealth taxation currently shows, and areas for future research.

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Stone Public Lecture 2023, Philippe Aghion on 'Rethinking capitalism to make it more innovative and more inclusive'
This event ended on
1
December
2022
1
December
2022
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1
December
12
2022
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17:30
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19:00
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UCL, London

What are policy approaches that foster innovation while making growth more inclusive? Catch up with the Stone Public Lecture delivered by Philippe Aghion.

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Launching the Stone Centre at UCL
This event ended on
26
May
2022
26
May
2022
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26
May
5
2022
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16:00
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19:30
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Church House, London

The Stone Centre at UCL was launched on 26 May 2022, with interventions from a stellar line-up of speakers: Angus Deaton, Arin Dube, Janet Gornick, James Heckman, Soumaya Keynes and John Van Reenen. Catch up with this event!

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