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Romesh Vaitilingam

Romesh Vaitilingam is a writer and media consultant and a member of the editorial board of Vox. He is the author of numerous articles and several successful books in economics, finance, business and public policy, including The Financial Times Guide to Using the Financial Pages (FT-Prentice Hall), now in its sixth edition (2011). As a specialist in translating economic and financial concepts into everyday language, he has advised a number of government agencies and international institutions, including the European Central Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the UK’s Department for International Development. His work also involves consultancy for the economic research community, notably advising the Royal Economic Society, the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE and the Centre for Economic Policy Research on the management and development of their public profile; and training economists in communication skills. In 2003, he was awarded an MBE for services to economic and social science.

Events featuring this speaker

City Challenges Now

Bruno Maçães, Johny Pitts, Roxana Slavcheva, Romesh Vaitilingam

In a series of three short presentations we look at the challenge of China; the way blackness is shaping new identities in cities; and how cities can make innovation work for them. 

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16 October 2019 12:45pm - 1:45pm Watershed

Who Owns the City?

Sheila Foster, Guy Standing, Romesh Vaitilingam

Who has the right to the city? How can we encourage all to participate in and help make future cities?

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16 October 2019 10:30am - 11:45am Watershed