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Spring Lecture 2020, Edinburgh - Vicky Pryce

Wednesday 25 March 2020 17:00 - 20:00

Postponed to the autumn. A new date will be announced soon.

The IFoA's policy regarding COVID-19 is designed to safeguard the well-being of members and employees. As stated within the policy, the IFoA is reviewing its events programme on a case-by-case basis.

To this end the IFoA have taken the decision to postpone this month's Spring Lecture with Vicky Pryce (Wednesday 25 March in Edinburgh) to the autumn and a new date will be announced soon. 

This also includes postponement of the online live-stream and the viewing party at Staple Hall Inn, London.


Vicky Pryce holds a number of academic posts and is a Fellow and Council member of the UK Academy for Social Sciences, a Fellow of the Society of Professional Economists and a Companion of the British Academy of Management. She was until recently on the Council of the Institute for Fiscal Studies and is a member of the Advisory Board of the central banking think-tank OMFIF and of the Economic Advisory Group of the British Chambers of Commerce and also a Patron of Pro-Bono Economics and Working Chance. Her books include: “Greekonomics: The Euro crisis and Why Politicians Don't Get It”; “It's the Economy, Stupid- Economics for Voters”, with Ross and Urwin; ‘Why Women Need Quotas’ with Stefan Stern; and “Redesigning Manufacturing”, with Nielsen and Beverland’.

Her latest book, ‘Women vs Capitalism’ was published in November 2019. She is co-founder of GoodCorporation, a company set up to advise on corporate social responsibility, is a Freeman and Liveryman of the City of London, was the first female Master of the Worshipful Company of Management Consultants and now sits on the City’s Members Diversity Working Party.

17.00-18.00 Registration and refreshments
18.00-19.30 Lecture
19.30-20.00 Drinks reception
20.00 Event close




Assembly Rooms, 54 George St, Edinburgh EH2 2LR

Nearest Public Transport

Waverley Train Station