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The Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD)

Public Economics Programme

Programme Directors: Professor Frank Cowell and Professor Henrik Kleven.

Research Associates: Professor Tony Atkinson, Professor Tim Besley, Dr Camille Landais, Dr Jonathan Leape, Dr Johannes Spinnewijn, Professor Nicholas Stern, Dr Gabriel Zucman.

PhD and Postdoctoral Researchers: Michael Best, Anders Jensen, Arthur Seibold, Mohammad Vesal and Mazhar Waseem.

About PEP

PEP provides the focus of Public Economics research at the LSE. Its activities include theoretical and empirical work on the economics of taxation, the provision of public goods, social insurance and the economics of income distribution. The Programme regularly welcomes short- and long-term visitors to work with established faculty and fosters an active public-economics component within the Economics Department's PhD programme.

Visitors

Philippe Van Kerm (CEPS/INSTEAD, Luxembourg) will be visiting from September 2013 to July 2014

Seminars and workshops

IFS-STICERD Public Economics Seminar
(Mondays 12:30 - 13:40 at IFS)
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LSE Taxation Seminars
(During Term Time:
First Monday every month 18:30 - 20:00)
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Workshop for PhD students
(Wednesdays 14:00 - 15:00)
 

Discussion Papers

The programme publishes the PEP Discussion Papers Series   feed/rss