An Evening with LSE Director Minouche Shafik
Thursday, April 11, 2019
The National Press Club
529 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20045 (map)
Please join us for an alumni event with Minouche Shafik,
Director of the London School of Economics and Political Science on the evening of April 11.
During the event, the Director will update alumni on the School’s latest developments and priorities.
Registration: $25 per person. Space is limited.
About Minouche Shafik
Dame Minouche Shafik is a leading economist, whose career has straddled public policy and academia. She was appointed Director of the London School of Economics and Political Science as of 1 September 2017.
Minouche trained as an economist, studying at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, the LSE and the University of Oxford and, by the age of 36, had become the youngest ever Vice President of the World Bank. She later served as the Permanent Secretary of the Department for International Development from 2008 to 2011, Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund and as Deputy Governor of the Bank of England from 2014-2017, where she was responsible for a balance sheet of over £500 billion.
She is interested in the future of work and skills; changing attitudes to the social contract; global governance reform; and international economic policy and development.
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