IARIW-ESCoE Conference on Intangible Capitals


IARIW-ESCoE Conference on Intangible Capitals


11 November 2021 — 12 November 2021

RSA House



The International Association for Research in Income and Wealth (IARIW), in partnership with the Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE), will be holding a conference on the measurement of intangible capitals and their implications for growth and productivity, at RSA House, London, 11-12 November 2021.

The aim of the conference is to bring together academics, statisticians, policymakers and other data users, interested in the measurement of intangibles, to take forward an agenda for understanding the importance of these rapidly growing investments. Selected papers from this conference will be published in a special issue of the Review of Income and Wealth (RIW).

Keynote Speakers

  • Jonathan Haskel, Professor of Economics at Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London.
  • Dan Sichel, Professor of Economics at Wellesley College, United States. 


RSA House, 8 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6EZ. For further information click here.


A list of possible booking sites as well as hotels close to RSA House is available here.


This conference is free, but you need to be either an individual IARIW member or an employee of an IARIW institutional member to attend. A list of IARIW institutional members can be accessed here. To find out more about becoming an individual member please click here.

Registration closes on 31 October 2021. All paper presenters should register by 30 September 2021.

Special issue of the Review of Income and Wealth (RIW)

Submissions of revised versions of papers given at the conference to the special issue of the Review of Income and Wealth (RIW) are due by 28 February 2022. Submissions should be made via Editorial Express. Submissions will be reviewed by guest editors Mary O’Mahony and Rebecca Riley.

We look forward to welcoming you at this conference.

Please note, although we will make every effort to minimise changes to the programme below, it will remain subject to change until the conference. The detailed programme is available here.

Day 1 - Thursday 11 November 2021

Day 2 - Friday 12 November 2021

13 November 2021