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Thank you for attending SPERI Conference

Another year, another successful conference! On 1-3 July, academics, policy-makers and commentators gathered from far and wide to discuss the future of the European political economy. With over 50 papers presented at the conference, it was as equally stimulating and exciting as the last. We are extremely grateful to all who took part – the keynote speakers, the paper-givers and … Continue reading

5 July 2013 by
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Beyond Austerity vs Growth: The Future of the European Political Economy

The SPERI Annual Conference ‘Beyond Austerity vs Growth: The Future of the European Political Economy’ will take place on 1-3 July 2013 at Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield. As the EU reaches a political deal on seven-year budget, the conference is particularly timely. Over 100 delegates will be in attendance, including leading academics, policy makers and journalists from across the … Continue reading

28 June 2013 by
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One week to register under early bird rate for SPERI Conference

The second SPERI annual conference ‘Austerity vs Growth: The Future of the European Political Economy’ is now just over 5 weeks away. The conference will take place on 1 – 3 July 2013 at Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield. The programme features an exciting list of speakers including Peter Katzenstein (Cornell University), Vivien Schmidt (Boston University), Iain Begg (LSE), Stuart … Continue reading

24 May 2013 by
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Provisional programme announced for SPERI Annual Conference

We are pleased to announce the provisional programme for SPERI Annual Conference. The conference entitled ‘Beyond Austerity vs Growth: The Future of European Political Economy’ will take place on 1 – 3 July 2013 at Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield. With an exciting line-up including Iain Begg (LSE), Stuart Holland (University of Coimbra and former MP), Peter Katzenstein (Cornell University), David … Continue reading

23 April 2013 by
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SPERI annual conference draws near!

The deadline to submit proposals for SPERI second annual conference ‘Beyond Austerity vs Growth: The Future of European Political Economy‘ has now passed, proposals have been gathered, and decisions have been made. We were delighted to receive a large volume of submissions and will shortly be announcing the programme. The conference will take place on 1-3 July 2013 at Halifax … Continue reading

4 April 2013 by
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Just under a week left to apply for a SPERI studentship, or to submit a proposal for SPERI conference

Thursday, 28 February 2013 is a big day! It’s not only the deadline to apply for the SPERI PhD Studentship, but it’s also the deadline to submit abstract proposals for SPERI annual conference ‘Beyond Austerity vs Growth: The Future of the European Political Economy’. The conference will take place in Halifax Hall at the University Sheffield on 1-3 July 2013. … Continue reading

22 February 2013 by
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Call for papers for the 2nd SPERI annual conference

Beyond Austerity vs Growth: The Future of the European Political Economy Happy New Year from the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute! Looking forward, the second SPERI annual conference will take place on 1-3 July of this year at Halifax Hall. The aim of the conference is to provide a context in which alternative strategies and models of growth for the European economy … Continue reading

2 January 2013 by
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SPERI inaugural conference: papers and a note of thanks

We are pleased to announce that the papers presented at the SPERI inaugural conference ‘The British Growth Crisis: The Search for a New Model’ are now available to read on online. The conference, which took place on 16-18 July at Halifax Hall, was almost full to capacity, and attendees included many leading commentators, old and new. You can watch videos of some … Continue reading

25 July 2012 by
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Video highlights from SPERI inaugural conference

‘The British Growth Crisis: Overview and Main Themes’ Plenary session chaired by Professor Tony Payne (SPERI Co-director, University of Sheffield) including: ‘A crisis of growth, not a crisis of debt’, Professor Colin Hay (SPERI Co-director, University of Sheffield) ‘Crisis without end? The deadlocked economy’, Professor Andrew Gamble (University of Cambridge & Chair of SPERI International Advisory Board) ‘Finance and Industry: … Continue reading

24 July 2012 by
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Inaugural conference programme announced

With less than two weeks to go, we are pleased to announce the final conference programme of the SPERI inaugural conference ‘The British Growth Crisis: The Search for a New Model’, which now includes the titles of all plenary sessions. The conference, which will take place from 16-18 July at Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield, boasts an impressive programme with … Continue reading

6 July 2012 by
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SPERI conference: a month to go!

On 9 February 2012 Rt Hon Ed Miliband launched the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (SPERI) at the University of Sheffield, pronouncing it as “the right institute, at the right time, in the right place” before echoing the core focus of SPERI’s project: “From the ashes of the kind of irresponsible capitalism which led to the crash, we need to … Continue reading

18 June 2012 by
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Two days to register under early bird rate for SPERI conference

The British Growth Crisis: The Search for a New Model, 16 – 18 July, Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield Book now The early bird rate ceases on 31 May 2012 so if you have not booked yet, be sure to do it quick! You can register for the conference online now by visiting our online store. Concessionary rates are available … Continue reading

29 May 2012 by
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Early bird deadline for SPERI conference is 31 May 2012

If you are interested in attending the SPERI inaugural conference ‘The British Growth Crisis: The Search for a New Model’, be sure to book now – the early bird registration deadline is 31 May 2012. The conference will take place at Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield on 16 – 18 July 2012. The aim of the conference is to provide … Continue reading

2 May 2012 by
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Programme announced for SPERI inaugural conference

 As the SPERI inaugural conference ‘The British Growth Crisis: The Search for a New Model’ draws closer, a provisional timetable has been announced along with a full list of the speakers. With over 60 speakers including some of the leading commentators in the field, this is one event not to be missed. Set to take place in the beautifully elegant … Continue reading

23 March 2012 by
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