Tuesday 24 November 2015, 6.00PM to 7:15pm
Speaker(s): Dr Johnna Montgomerie (Goldsmiths, University of London)
Cultures of Credit White Rose Network http://www.culturesofcredit.group.shef.ac.uk/
Location: ARRC Auditorium A/RC/014, Alcuin College, University of York
Admission: All welcome
Thursday 26 November 2015, 6.30PM to 7:45pm
Speaker(s): Martin Wolf (Financial Times)
Martin Wolf is chief economics commentator at the Financial Times, London. He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in 2000 “for services to financial journalism”. Mr Wolf is an honorary fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford, honorary fellow of Corpus Christi College, Oxford University, an honorary fellow of the Oxford Institute for Economic Policy (Oxonia) and an honorary professor at the University of Nottingham.
He has been a forum fellow at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos since 1999 and a member of its International Media Council since 2006. He was made a Doctor of Letters, honoris causa, by Nottingham University in July 2006. He was made a Doctor of Science (Economics) of London University, honoris causa, by the London School of Economics in December 2006. He was a member of the UK government's Independent Commission on Banking in 2010-2011. Martin's most recent publications are Why Globalization Works and Fixing Global Finance.
Admission: is by free ticket only: http://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/public-lectures/autumn2015/have-we-learned/
Location: National Science Learning Centre
Admission: All welcome (tickets only)