RES Newsletter January 2024

The RES quarterly newsletter is available for our members. If you would like to read the latest copy, please join here. If you are already a member and would like to access the digital copy follow this link.

In this issue:

01 FROM THE PRESIDENT Mary Morgan contributes a Letter from the RES President

02 LETTER FROM FRANCE Alan Kirman writes about the Gaza crisis, climate change, and the Paris metro

06 PROFILE We profile Past RES President Sir Charles Bean, including some views on modern macro

08 COST OF LIVING A summary of the RES Summit on inflation and the cost of living crisis

14 CLAUDIA GOLDIN Laura Salisbury on taking inspiration from the research and career of the newest economics Nobel laureate, the economic historian Claudia Goldin

17 RES STRATEGY Chief Executive Leighton Chipperfield sets out the new five-year RES Strategy, and how it will contribute to the Society’s next chapter

20 OBITUARY An obituary and tribute for immediate Past RES President Nick Crafts, who died in October

23 D&I NETWORK Stefania Paredes Fuentes on the Diversity and Inclusion Network

24 WOMEN’S COMMITTEE Jo Swaffield and Monica Costa-Dias introduce the 2023 report of the RES Women’s Committee

26 NEWS Various items, including an update from Discover Economics

28 EVENTS Upcoming events, including the 2024 RES Conference at Queen’s University Belfast

Related resources