ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement 2022


ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement 2022


25 May 2022 — 27 May 2022

Technology and Innovation Centre, University of Strathclyde, Technology and Innovation Centre (TIC), 99 George Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, G1 1RD

To view the recordings of sessions and to access slides from EM2022 (where available), please use the links further down this page.

The Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) held its annual Conference, organised in partnership with the UK Office for National Statistics (ONS), at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow 25-27 May 2022.

The conference is a meeting place for discussing recent research advances in economic measurement and statistics. The programme included papers on many aspects of measurement and the use of economic statistics, focusing on the following themes: Measurement of Productivity, Capital, Prices, Output and the Labour Market; Measurement of Innovation and the Digital Economy;Analysis of Broad Welfare Concepts, Environmental Sustainability and Energy Markets; Analysis of Inequality across Individuals, Neighbourhoods and Regions; Analysis of the Economic Effects of COVID-19 and Policies related to the Pandemic; and Economic Statistics in Practice (aimed at the Producers of Statistics). The Keynote Speakers included: Sir Charles Bean (London School of Economics); Chiara Criscuolo (OECD and London School of Economics); and Michael Pollitt (Judge Business School, University of Cambridge). The Scientific Committee Co-Chairs were: Gary Koop (University of Strathclyde and ESCoE); Bart Los (University of Groningen and ESCoE); and Sanjiv Mahajan (ONS).

Conference blog

Read Josh Martin’s conference blog ‘Endings and beginnings: ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement 2022’ here.

Slides and recordings

As part of the ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement 2022, all three Plenary Sessions, interviews with the three keynote speakers, and some additional sessions were all recorded. These recordings, as well as presentation slides where available, can be accessed via links below.

Plenary Sessions

Panel Sessions

Contributed Sessions

Special Sessions

Keynote Interviews