Developments in Economics Education conference 2017

Our biennial DEE conference will take take place at University College London on 6th to 8th September 2017.

The DEE conference is the UK's leading conference on economics education. Sessions at the conference include paper presentations and interactive workshops which introduce new and innovative ideas on teaching and learning methods, the economics curriculum and student engagement.

The 2017 conference will be run in collaboration with UCL's Centre for Teaching and Learning Economics (CTaLE).


Booking for the conference is now open. Earlybird rates will be available until 7th July 2017.

Delegate registrations:

  • UK delegate from subscribing department and/or postgraduate student
  • UK standard delegate
  • International delegate

On the booking website, select the relevant delegate type and you will then be able to choose between attending the full conference or one day, and add tickets to the reception (6th September) and dinner (7th September).

Book your place here!

Reception and Dinner

All delegates are invited to the welcome drinks, which will take place at 6pm on Wednesday 6th. The reception has been generously sponsored by Oxford University Press.

The DEE conference dinner will take place at the Churchill War Rooms. Attendance at the dinner will include entry and exclusive access to the War Rooms and Churchill Museum.

Accommodation and additional information

Delegates should book their own accommodation for the conference as we are unable to hold group bookings. This document contains some recommendations and further information on the conference venue.

Sponsorship and exhibitors

There will be opportunities to sponsor parts of the conference and for exhibitors to have a stand. Further information is available here. To enquire or book a stand/publicity at the 2017 DEE, either contact Ashley or visit the booking page.


The draft programme for the 2017 conference is now available to view. This remains subject to change. If you have any queries about your own session, please contact Ashley as soon as possible. 


The Call for Papers is now closed.
The deadline for submissions was Friday 24th February 2017, 23:59 GMT/UTC.

Banner photo by David Iliff. License: CC-BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

Who Should Attend?

Anyone interested in teaching economics at HE level (whether to economics or other students), especially:

- Lecturers in higher and further education
- Graduate teaching assistants
- Library and information staff
- University teaching support staff
- Staff developers

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