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Brigitte Granville

Brigitte Granville

Professor of International Economics and Economic Policy at the Queen Mary College, University of London

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15 January
A LONG TIME: 10 YEARS’ TRIBUTE TO THE MEMORY OF YEGOR GAIDAR Building 5, Floor 5, Assembly Hall

Biography

Her career has included periods working in international financial institutions, investment banking and consultancy work on macroeconomic policy questions for governments.

During the 1980-90s, Granville worked on consultancy assignments for: the World Bank in Washington DC, the United Nations Development Programme in Gabon, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris, the Ministry of Finance of the Government of the Russian Federation in Moscow (as a member of a team of international economists under the direction of Jeffrey Sachs); the Government of Ukraine in Kyiv in a team directed by Anders Åslund as part of a programme financed by the UK government’s Know-How Fund; the Central Bank of Uzbekisan as part of a programme financed by USAID; the Russian European Centre for Economic Policy (RECEP); she also worked for J P Morgan and for the London think tank Chatham House.

Professor Brigitte Granville is a Trustee of Effective Intervention, a UK charity involved in research-focused projects on infant mortality and primary education in India and West Africa. She is a member of the European Solidarity Manifesto and of various boards.

In 2007, Brigitte was appointed a Chevalier in the Ordre des Palmes Académiques, a decoration awarded by the French government for services to education.