Press & events

AmCham EU – The Action Scorecard

November 14, 2016

AmCham EU’s launches the 2016 Agenda for Action Scorecard at high-level policy discussion “Europe at a crossroads: Where do we go from here?” held on 9th November 2016. The Action Scorecard prepared by London Economics measures the progress the EU is making against AmCham EU’s action areas for growth, as well as offering an outlook […]

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Bureau of Meteorology (Australia)

August 10, 2016

London Economics’ Charlotte Duke, Moritz Godel and Laura on a tour of the State Control Centre at Emergency Management Victoria. London Economics have recently been commissioned to undertake a study of the economic value of services provided by Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology to support a Function and Efficiency Review.

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The Impact of Literacy, Numeracy and Computer Skills on Earnings and Employment Outcomes – March 2016

March 31, 2016

Marguerita Lane, Senior Economic Consultant asks ‘Why do we bother with skills?’ in the latest CVER blogpost, based upon our OECD Education working paper. The blogpost and the report can be found below. Blog: http://cver-blog.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/why-do-we-bother-with-skills.html Working paper: http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5jm2cv4t4gzs-en

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Met Office, General Review – Press Release

March 23, 2016

MET Office publishes economic study by London Economics on the value to the UK of MET office services. Press Release MET Office General Review

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London Economics at the 2015 OER Finance Summit

October 16, 2015

LE partners Dr Charlotte Duke and Dr Paula Ramada delivered keynote speeches at the 2015 OER Finance Summit in Muscat on 20 October. Khalifa Mukheini (CEO SIMPA Marketing Research), Sandeep Sehgal (CEO UMS Group), Moritz Godel, Dr Charlotte Duke & Dr Paula Ramada Charlotte’s keynote presentation “Behavioural Economics – customer insights for an uncertain business […]

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BBC News: Skylon ‘spaceplane Economics Stack Up’ – 29 May 2014

May 29, 2014

The BBC Science correspondent, Jonathan Amos, reports on the findings of a study of the economic feasibility of SKYLON (a conceptual reusable single-stage-to-orbit spaceplane) and a SKYLON–based European Launch Service Operator (S-ELSO), validated by the London Economics Aerospace team. “It appears a feasible proposition, economically. That is the conclusion of a study that considered a […]

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Two 1-week Work Experience Positions in August 2014

March 25, 2014

London Economics is also offering two 1-week work experience positions in August 2014 for students having completed by June 2014 the first year of  A level or IB and planning to study economics at university. The application deadline for these two work experience positions is 30 April 2014. Interested students should  send their CV and […]

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General Insurance Add-ons Market Study

March 11, 2014

The Financial Conduct Authority published its General Insurance Add-ons Market Study today. One of the key tools used in the study was a behavioural experiment by London Economics testing consumer reactions to the add-on mechanism http://www.fca.org.uk/news/general-insurance-add-ons-market-study  

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OECD Publication Regulatory Policy and Behavioural Economics

March 4, 2014

OECD publication Regulatory Policy and Behavioural Economics, reviews how governments internationally are applying behavioural economics and experiments to design and deliver better regulation, including recent examples of behavioural experiments by London Economics for the Office of Fair Trading in the UK exploring how price frames impact consumer behaviour, and the role of behavioural Economics at […]

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Appointment to Expert Panel on Diamond Review of Higher Education Funding and Student Finance Arrangements in Wales

February 19, 2014

Dr Gavan Conlon, Head of London Economics’ Education and Labour markets team (see profile here) has been appointed as an expert Diamond Review of Higher Education Funding and Student Finance Arrangements in Wales. The statement about the inception of the Diamond Review from Huw Lewis , Minister for Education and Skills in Wales, is available […]

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