Paul Collier participated in a seminar series convened by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) on 'Finance in the Public Interest'.
Thee series examined how social, financial and regulatory institutions need to be rethought in order to create more sustainable futures, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the impending climate crisis.
As part of the series, Paul delivered a keynote webinar and participated in a panel discussion alongside John Kay, leading economist and co-author (with Paul Collier) of Greed is Dead: Politics After Individualism (Penguin Books, 2020), Andy Haldane, Chief Economist of the Bank of England, and Louise Pryor, President of the IFoA.
Recent research updates
Tom Kelsey wins prize for work on Concorde and 'techno-nationalism'
Tom Kelsey, ESRC Policy Fellow and Researcher, has won the Levinson Prize from the Society for the History of Technology for his article 'Fighting the supersonic deception: the critics of Concorde in post-war Britain'.