The Pursuit Of Anxiety Adjusted Returns In Wealth Management

For our next event on Tuesday 3rd of March, we have Peter Brooks – Behavioural Finance Specialist at Barclays giving a talk. Based in Singapore, Peter provides specialist knowledge to Asian businesses in Singapore, Hong Kong, India and Japan. His focus is on the psychology and attitudes of investors in emerging economies.

This event will take place at 6pm, in LUMS Lecture Theatre 1, and refreshments will be provided.




Executive elections 2015/2016

On Tuesday the 24th of February The Lancaster University Economics Society will hold elections for all positions on the 15/16 executive team. We are looking for enthusiastic and creative students with strong organisational and communication skills. Although candidates should have a general interest in economics, we welcome students from all disciplines.

If you are interested in standing for a position there is an application process, whereby the deadline to apply is midnight on Sunday the 22nd of February. If you are not planning to stand you are welcome to attend, ask questions and vote, so long as you are a paid member of the Society.

For more detailed information please click here.

Does Game Theory Work?

Our next lecture is on Game Theory, and will be delivered by Dr Konstantinos Georgalos. He is a Developmental Lecturer at Lancaster, the Lab-manager at our Experimental Economics Laboratory, and is an affiliated researcher to the International Centre for Research on the Environment and Economy. If you have any interest in Game Theory or Behavioural Economics this should be a fascinating lecture.

It will take place in LUMS Lecture Theatre 8, at 6pm, on Tuesday the 17th of February.