About this Fellow
Sir John Vickers has been Warden of All Souls College, Oxford, since October 2008. He studied at Oxford University, where, after a period working in the oil industry, he taught economics and was Drummond Professor of Political Economy from 1991 to 2008. He was Chief Economist at the Bank of England and a member of the Monetary Policy Committee 1998-2000; Director General/Chairman of the Office of Fair Trading 2000-05; President of the Royal Economic Society 2007-10; and Chairman of the Independent Commission on Banking 2010-11. His research interests concern questions about competition and regulation.
- Warden, All Souls College, Oxford
- Drummond Professor of Political Economy, University of Oxford, 1991 - 2008
- Warden, All Souls College University of Oxford, 2008
Economic policy; social divisions and inequalities; economic sociology; social statistics
Applied Economics Mathematical Economics Intellectual Property and Information Law Political Economics
Economics South Asia India Political Economics USA, Canada and/or Mexico
The economics of industry, regulation of network utilities, competition policy, pricing strategy, markets with boundedly rational consumers.