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Economics PhD Conference

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Economics PhD Conference

Our two day conference organised by Warwick Economics PhD students will bring together international PhD research from across the globe.

The 7th annual Warwick Economics PhD Conference, part-funded by the ESRC Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) will be hosted at the University of Warwick campus in Coventry, United Kingdom. Our two-day PhD Conference provides a unique opportunity for PhD Candidates from universities across the world to present their work, learn and debate with other high-profile research students.

3-4 June 2019,
Social Sciences Building, S2.79, University of Warwick

This is a student-led conference organised annually by PhD students at the Warwick Economics Department, supported and attended by the Warwick Economics Department and members of the faculty.

This year the organisers are proud to announce that the conference will begin with a keynote speech from the esteemed Professor Debraj Ray. Prof. Ray, known for his pioneering work in Development Economics and Game Theory, is at the Economics Department at New York University and a part-time professor at the University of Warwick.

Applications for this year’s conference are now closed. We welcome applications from research students in Economics and related disciplines from departments all over the world.

Conference Programme

You can view or download a copy of the Conference Programme.

About the PhD Conference

Find out more about how the PhD conference first began.

Previous Years

Learn more about where previous candidates came from in previous conferences.


Find out more about the stages of the application process.


Our Campus is in Coventry, a city that lies at the very heart of England and is easy to get to by road, rail and air.