Distinguished Lecture: Vicky Pryce, “Greekonomics: The Euro Crisis and why Politicians Don’t Get It”

For the audio recording of this Distinguished Lecture, please visit: Warwick Economics Media Library.

The first 2012/13 Distinguished Lecture will be given by Vicky Pryce, who will be talking about her new book “Greekonomics: The Euro Crisis and why Politicians Don’t Get It”.

She will be speaking on Thursday 8th November, 6.00-7.00 pm in room M1 of the Radcliffe Teaching Centre. The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception outside room M1, where you will have a chance to talk informally with the speaker.

Vicky Pryce has worked as a professional economist in both the private and public sector. She has been chief economist at the Royal Bank of Scotland, KPMG and Exxon Europe. Pryce joined the Department for Trade and Industry in August 2002 as Chief Economic Adviser, the first woman to be appointed to the post. She was Deputy Head from 2004 to 2007 of the Government’s Economic Service, and Joint Head from 2007 to 2010. She has been a visiting professor at City University’s Cass Business School from 2002-6 and since 2008, and at Imperial College Business School since 2010.

Please come along to her talk at 6.00! There is no need to register – just turn up.