Developments in Economics Education conference 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.
We have included information below that we hope will be useful for delegates but if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.
A conference report appeared in the Economics Network newsletter.
Collected tweets from the conference: thanks to all those who took part in the conversation.
The conference took place in the Roberts Building, University College London on Torrington Place (map).
Abstracts and Presentation Materials
- View the abstracts and corresponding presentations (organised by session)
Reception and Dinner
The drinks reception on Wednesday 6th was generously sponsored by Oxford University Press.
Sponsors and exhibitors
We are grateful to sponsors:
- Royal Economic Society, Communicating Economics Session, Wednesday 4pm
- Oxford University Press, Welcome Reception, Wednesday 6pm
- CTaLE (UCL's Centre for Teaching and Learning of Economics), Conference Dinner, Thursday 7pm
Delegates had the opportunity to visit exhibitor stands in the foyer of the Roberts Building throughout the conference. Exhibitors included:
Professor Ian Preson at UCL has put together a series of short walks around University College London and the Churchill War Rooms that take in some of London's economic history. The walks can be accessed here. We hope you have time to enjoy them!
The next DEE conference will take place on 11th-13th September 2019 at the University of Warwick.
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
- Teaching support staff
- Staff developers