Richard Downing FREEMAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1936-09-28
Education Trinity GS Melbourne, Univ of Melbourne (BComm, MComm, Lacrosse blue)
Books & Publications Publications author of various articles in jls and chapters in books, incl Environmental Costs and International Competitiveness (in Green Futures for Economic Growth, ed Terry Barker and David Cope 1991), The Future of UK Manufacturing (in jl The Business Economist, Spring 1991), How the UK Economy Should Be Run in the 1990s (editorial of The Business Economist, Winter 1992)
Recreations N/A
Clubs Woking Lawn Tennis and Croquet
Style Richard Freeman, Esq, OBE
Career economist; British Petroleum: joined group as jr exec BP Australia 1955, Cooper trainee BP London then BP Germany, asst aviation mangr BP Australia until 1963; lectr then sr lectr and actg prof Univ of Melbourne (concurrently economic advsr Ctee for Economic Devpt Australia) 1963-70, economic advsr then sr economic advsr HM Treay 1971-73, head of div OECD Paris 1973-84, corporate chief economist ICI plc 1984-97 (conslt 1997-98), advsr KPMG 1996-2002; review and assoc ed Economic Record 1965-70, ed OECD Economic Outlook 1976-78; CBI: memb Economic Situation Ctee 1984-92, memb Working Gps on Inflation and on Economic and Monetary Union 1990, chm Working Gp on Environmental Economic Instruments 1990-97, memb Economic Affrs Ctee 1992-96, memb Sub-Ctee on Monetary Policy 1992-93; ESRC: memb Economic Ctee 1985-88, memb Industry Economy and Environment Ctee 1988-92, memb Cncl 1993-97, chm Research Centres Bd 1994-96, chm Research Priorities Bd 1996-97; NEDO: memb Chemical Trade Ctee 1985-86, memb City and Industry Finance Ctee 1988-90; chm: Economic Appraisal Ctee Chemical Industries Assoc 1984-97, Economic Ctee CEFIC 1989-92; memb: Croham Ctee on Exchange Rates 1985-86, Cncl Soc of Business Economists 1985-97, Res Ctee RIIA 1988-91, Cncl Royal Economic Soc 1989-94, Business and Trade Bd Chemical Industries Assoc 1989-97, Innovation Advsy Bd Action Gp on Industry-City Communications 1990-91, Environmental Policy Gp ICAEW 1991-92, Innovation Advsy Bd DTI 1991-93, Cncl Inst of Fiscal Studies, Ctee Centre for Economic Policy Performance LSE, Cncl Intellectual Property Inst; fell Soc of Business Economists
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