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2016 Royal Economic Society Annual Public Lecture

This initiative by the RES aims to bring the best communicators in the economics profession into contact with a wide public and to show the importance of top-quality economic research.

The RES Annual Public Lecture’s purpose is to demonstrate to students at Sixth Form Colleges and Schools that the subject of economics is as exciting as ever. 

"In Search of the Perfect Match – the economics of picking our partners and jobs" was given by one of the UK's inspiring economists, Professor Philipp Kircher of the University of Edinburgh. It was held at the Royal Institution London on 29th November 2016 and 30th November 2016 at the University of Manchester.

Watch the highlights from the lecture given at the University of Manchester

Watch the full lecture