Category archives for International Advisory Board

Andrew Haldane In Conversation – tonight

At 6pm tonight Professor Andrew Gamble (University of Cambridge and Chair of SPERI International Advisory Board) will interview the ‘one to watch’ at the Bank of England – Andrew Haldane, Director of Financial Stability. The event, which will take place in Firth Hall, University of Sheffield, should be a full house. If you didn’t manage to get a ticket, please come … Continue reading

20 February 2014 by
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SPERI on Newsnight, BBC radio and in the Guardian

It’s been a busy week for Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute. On 23 January, Andrew Gamble (University of Cambridge and Chair of SPERI’s International Advisory Board) took part in a phone in on the Toby Foster at Breakfast show on BBC Radio Sheffield, providing expertise on the possibility of a EU referendum in the hours leading up to David Cameron’s … Continue reading

25 January 2013 by
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Ann Pettifor to speak at SPERI Inaugural Conference

Not long to go now. We hope you are looking forward to the SPERI conference as much as we are! Unfortunately, Lord Robert Skidelsky has been called to join a group of economists in Greece in July to advise political leaders on the crisis and obviously, in the present circumstances, we understand this is a task he must not refuse. Instead, however, … Continue reading

1 June 2012 by
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Can growth come out of austerity? Lord Skidelsky announces title of his conference speech

In the wake of recent events in Greece, SPERI Co-director Colin Hay spoke live on BBC Radio 5 this week about the consequences of the Greek election, prospects for Greece’s exit from the Eurozone & the implications for the Euro. With this in mind, and warnings of  a second credit crunch in Europe in the news today, the subject of … Continue reading

17 May 2012 by
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New SPERI International Advisory Board member Ann Pettifor announced

We are delighted to announce that Ann Pettifor has agreed to join the SPERI International Advisory Board, adding her name to an already very prestigious list of commentators in the field. Executive Director of Advocacy International and a fellow of the New Economics Foundation, Ann is a leading author and commentator on economic affairs. Her topics of interest include international … Continue reading

19 April 2012 by
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SPERI Advisory Board member wins IPEG book prize

Congratulations to our International Advisory Board member Jamie Peck, who has won the IPEG Book Prize. You can find the official statement below or visit his profile to find out more about Jamie and his work.   BISA International Political Economy Group (IPEG) Book Prize, 2011 This year the IPEG prize panellists are delighted to announce the award of the … Continue reading

2 March 2012 by
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