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John Stuart Vickers

government official

John Stuart Vickers, British government official. Fellow British Academy, Econometric Society.

Background

Vickers, John Stuart was born on July 7, 1958 in Eastbourne, England. Son of Aubrey and Kay Vickers.

Education

Bachelor, Oxford University, 1979. Master of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1985.

Career

Fellow All Souls College, Oxford, England, 1979-1984, 91—, Nuffield College, Oxford, 1984-1990. Drummond professor policy economy Oxford University, since 1991. Executive director, chief economist, member monetary policy committee Bank of England, London, 1998-2000.

Director general Office of Fair Trading, since 2000.

Works

  • Author (with G. Yarrow): Privatization: An Economic Analysis, 1988 (with M. Armstrong and Son of Cowan) Regulatory Reform, 1994. Contributor articles to journals.

Membership

Fellow British Academy, Econometric Society.

Connections

Married Maureen Freed, 1991. Children: James, Zoe, Hannah.

father:
Aubrey Vickers

mother:
Kay Vickers

spouse:
Maureen Freed

children:
James Vickers

Zoe Vickers

Hannah Vickers