Durham Society for Economic Pluralism

Durham Society for Economic Pluralism (DSEP) was founded in 2017. We aim to be an inclusive and open platform where economics is allowed to be discussed and debated critically, constructively and from a plurality of perspectives.


We are really excited about our events planned for the coming term!

Monday, October 16th, 6 pm – Introduction to Pluralism with Prof. of Philosophy Julian Reiss and Prof. of Economics Matteo Iannizzotto.


Thursday, November 2nd, 7 pm – How to Solve the UK Housing Crisis with Kenneth Gibb, Professor of Housing Economics, Glasgow University and Director of UK
Collaborative Center for Housing Evidence (CaCHE).


Monday, 20th November, 5 pm – Ha-Joon Chang: Economics – But not as you know it!
Ha-Joon Chang is a prize-winning economist, Cambridge University Economics and
Development Studies Lecturer and author of best-selling books such as ”23 Things
They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism.” The talk is based on his recent book
“Economics: The User’s Guide” (2014).


Thursday, November 30th, 6 pm – Thinking Anew About Financial Markets with Prof. of Geography Paul Langley


Saturday, December 2nd, 11 am – 5 pm – Conference: Financial Crisis – Perspectives 10 Years After with Lecturer Mark Hayes from University of Cambridge, Prof. of Finance and Economics Kevin Dowd, and Prof. of Political Economy Simon Mohan.