Training Opportunities

2nd Annual Southern PhD Economics Conference (ASPEC) – call for papers

The call for papers for the 2nd Annual Southern PhD Economics Conference (ASPEC) which will be held on 15th and 16th June 2022 at the University of Reading is now open. This PhD conference is supported by the economics departments and schools of nine universities: University of Bath, Oxford Brookes University, City University of London, University of East Anglia, Royal Holloway, Middlesex University, University of Reading, University of Southampton and University of Sussex. 

The conference committee is accepting papers from PhD students and postdocs on any topic that falls within the discipline of economics. This will be a two-day conference and will be held in person at the University of Reading (UK). 

Please send extended abstracts or full papers to:

The deadline for submission is 7th May 2022. Decisions will be communicated by 19th May 2022.  

Conference website:

By UBEL Doctoral Training Partnership

The UCL, Bloomsbury and East London Doctoral Training Partnership is an ESRC-funded organisation which brings together five leading Social Science institutions.