Media briefings

We produce media briefings summarising the latest economic research findings presented at our Annual Conference and published in each issue of The Economic Journal.  If you have any queries about any of our media briefings please contact our Communications and Engagement Manager Barry Watts on 07977837804.

Barry Watts

Communications Manager | bwatts@res.org.uk

Barry manages all our communication and engagement activities and is the main point of contact for the media and other organisations. He has a background in working in politics and with the press. Please contact him if you want to receive our media briefings covering articles from The Economic Journal.

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Latest media briefings

16 May 2019

Supporting students at the ESCoE Conference

28 Nov 2018

THE VALUE OF IMPROVING VOTERS’ AWARENESS OF POLITICIANS’ ACTIONS: Evidence from local politics in Italy

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28 Nov 2018

HIGHER EDUCATION PROMOTES PROSPERITY: Evidence from India

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28 Nov 2018

THE RISK OF BEING A ‘SUCKER’ STOPS US FROM CO-OPERATING: Evidence from prisoner's dilemma games

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28 Nov 2018

AMERICANS PICK LONGER COMMUTES OVER HIGHER TAXES: New evidence

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28 Nov 2018

THE SPREAD OF ISLAM: New evidence of the role of trade and geographical inequality

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28 Nov 2018

SAVING LIVES THROUGH GUN PURCHASE WAITING PERIODS: New evidence

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28 Nov 2018

GIRLS’ EDUCATION BENEFITS THEIR YOUNGER SIBLINGS: Evidence from rural Pakistan

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28 Nov 2018

THE ECONOMIC DAMAGE OF UNCERTAINTY: New evidence from the gold price

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28 Nov 2018

ACCESS TO CITIZENSHIP PROMOTES IMMIGRANTS’ ECONOMIC ASSIMILATION

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28 Nov 2018

¬ENCOURAGING MORE FUEL-EFFICIENT CARS: Standards versus feebates

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22 Nov 2018

Essay competition winners receive their prizes

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