Western Economics is host to many Workshops throughout the academic year.  Scholars from Western, as well as from universities and institutes across Canada and around the world, present their research findings to faculty, post-doctoral fellows and graduate students.

Listings may be viewed by Topics listed or by Calendar: 2019-2020 Calendar

Short-Term Visitors

Western Economics invites eminent scholars to visit campus each year to speak to faculty and graduate students as part of its short-term visitor program. In 2019-20 Western Economics welcomes the following short-term visitors:

  • Roberto Serrano (Brown University): September 5 - 6, 2019 (Economic Theory) 
  • Giovanni Gallipoli (University of British Columbia): December 4 - 6, 2019 (CHCP)
  • Raymond Fisman (Boston University): March 2020 (Economic Theory) 
  • Ricardo Lagos (New York University): April 14 - 15, 2020 (Macro)
  • Hamish Low (University of Oxford): April 20 - 23, 2020 (CHCP)
  • Ariel Pakes (Harvard University): May 4 - 5, 2020 (Applied Economics/Econometrics)

Short-term visitors from 1995-2019 can be found here.

Distinguished Lecturers 

Western Economics hosts a Distinguished Lecture Series thanks to funding from the Office of the Dean, and features esteemed Economists from around the world who speak to faculty, post-doctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students, and the London community. We will welcome/have welcomed:

    • Shelly J. Lundberg (University of California, Santa Barbara): March 31 - April 1, 2020
    • Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University): April 16 - 17, 2019
    • Robert A Moffitt (John Hopkins University): March 21 - 23, 2018


Counterfactuals with Economic Restrictions
Delta Armouries Hotel, London
September 13-14, 2019

Past Conferences

Vist our past conferences page. 


Please contact if you require papers in plain text format, or if any other accommodation can make a workshop accessible to you.