RES 2024/25 President and President Elect confirmed

RES new president and president elect - news item 2024-25-02

Following our recent Annual General Meeting, the Royal Economic Society has appointed Prof Sir Christopher Pissarides (The LSE) as RES President and Prof Imran Rasul (UCL) as RES President-Elect for 2024/25. In addition, Honorary Senior Research Fellow Tony Venables (University of Oxford) has been appointed as the RES President Elect for 2025/26.

The AGM also ratified the appointment of six new Council members who will serve until 2029:

  • Katy Peters (HMRC)
  • Dr Maria Psyllou (University of Birmingham)
  • Dr Anna Sivropoulos-Valero (The LSE)
  • Prof Julia Darby (University of Strathclyde)
  • Prof Hamish Low (University of Oxford)
  • Prof Sonia Bhalotra (University of Warwick)