Title of Lecture: “The Future of the Intangible Economy” – Friday, June 28 – 12:45 to 1:45 pm
Jonathan Haskel is Professor of Economics at Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London.
Since 1 September 2018, he has been a member of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).
He was previously Professor and Head of Department at the Department of Economics, Queen Mary, University of London. He has taught at the University of Bristol and London Business School and been a visiting professor at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, USA; Stern School of Business, New York University, USA; and visiting researcher at the Australian National University.
Since 1 February 2016, he has been a non-Executive Director of the UK Statistics Authority.
Between 2001 and 2010 Jonathan was a Member, Reporting Panel of the Competition Commission (now the Competition and Markets Authority). He worked on market enquiries into mobile phones, home credit, and airports, and the EMAP/ABI merger.
He has been on the editorial boards of Economica, Journal of Industrial Economics and Economic Policy. His research interests are productivity, innovation, intangible investment and growth. He is the author, with Stian Westlake, of Capitalism Without Capital, Princeton University Press.
He obtained his BSc at University of Bristol and PhD at the London School of Economics.