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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.

The 2017 conference took place at University College, London from Wednesday 6th to Friday 8th September.

A conference report appeared in the Economics Network newsletter.

Collected tweets from the conference: thanks to all those who took part in the conversation.


Abstracts and Presentation Materials

Reception and Dinner

The drinks reception on Wednesday 6th was generously sponsored by Oxford University Press.

The DEE conference dinner took place at the Churchill War Rooms and was supported by UCL's CTaLE

Sponsors and exhibitors

We are grateful to sponsors:

Delegates had the opportunity to visit exhibitor stands in the foyer of the Roberts Building throughout the conference. Exhibitors included:

Economist Walks

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!


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

Past DEE conferences