The Annual Hicks Lecture 2022
About the speaker
MIT: Institute Professor
Daron Acemoglu has taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) since 1993. He is currently the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor of Economics at MIT. He was named Institute Professor in 2019.
Acemoglu is best known for his work in Political Economy, Economic Theory and Technology, among many other fields.
About the Hicks Lecture Series
The Sir John Hicks Memorial Lecture has run since 1998.
Sir John Hicks was one of the most foremost and influential economists of the 20th Century. In 1946, Hicks returned to Nuffield College as a Research Fellow (1946–1952) and went on to become Drummond Professor of Political Economy (1952–1965) and finally as a research fellow of All Souls College (1965–1971), where he continued writing after his retirement.