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John presented on business strategy at the LSE

At the Global Strategies LSE lecture on June 9th John discussed the extent business strategy is similar to military or political strategies. View his presentation here.

John’s speech at the annual Cazenove Charity Lecture (May 2016)

On May 17th John spoke at the annual Cazenove Charities investment lecture hosted by the Royal Institution. His talk followed two main themes; investment uncertainty and long term decision making in endowment asset management, with his thesis challenging the perceived wisdom and suggesting that ‘we make serious mistakes in describing risk in endowment management’.

Cazenove have summarised the lecture in a PDF that you may download here:

Cazenove Charity Lecture write up may2016

 

John contributed to an FCA conference on the effectiveness of markets

For a video summary and copies of the presentation slides follow this link:

http://www.fca.org.uk/static/channel-page/insight/video-1-market-effectiveness.html

History of the Institute for Fiscal Studies

On March 15th 2016 the Guardian published an article on the history of the Institute for Fiscal Studies. It covers John’s period as director between 1979 and 1986.

Watch John’s public lecture in Hong Kong

On January 26th John spoke about Other People’s Money at the University of Hong Kong. You can watch a recording here:

http://www.sef.hku.hk/events/ICGD/

See John in Kuala Lumpur

John will talking about Other People’s Money at the Asian Institute of Finance on January 19th (afternoon). For details on how to attend, click here.

Other People’s Money reviewed by Bloomberg

John received an excellent review by Bloomberg:

Other People’s Money [is] one of the best two or three books I have read on the crash”, Clive Crook

 

See John speak about Other People’s Money in Mumbai

See John speak in Mumbai on January 15th (2016) at the 6th CFA India Investment Conference (Strategies for an Emerging Environment) 

Lancaster University Department of Economics discover 1991 lecture by John – on VHS!

Two new talks by John on Other People’s Money: LSE and Google