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Prof Vayanos elected to the British Academy

We are delighted to announce that Prof Dimitri Vayanos (Director of the Paul Woolley Centre and Professor of Finance, LSE) has been elected a Fellow of the British Academy. Each year, the British Academy elects into its Fellowship UK-based scholars who are highly distinguished academics and who are recognised for their outstanding research and work across the humanities and social sciences. Prof Vayanos is one of only 42 new Fellows elected this year, 4 of whom are from LSE.


Media articles by FMG staff   

Time to shake up housing finance, 29 September 2014

Prof Charles Goodhart believes that the focus on structural reform should go beyond banking. In an article for the Financial Times he explains why.





In the news 

Double agents
The Economist, 13 September 2014

Dr Paul Woolley and Prof Dimitri Vayanos' new paper 'Asset Management Contracts and Equilibrium Prices' is discussed in an article for The Economist about the relationship between investors and fund managers.