Michael LIPTON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-02-13
Education Haberdashers' Aske's, Balliol Coll Oxford (MA), MIT, Univ of Sussex (DLitt)
Publications N/A
Recreations chess problems, music, play-going, poetry
Clubs Lansdowne
Style Prof Michael Lipton, CMG, FBA
Career res offr with G Myrdal on Asian Drama 1960-61, fell All Souls Coll Oxford 1961-68 and 1982-84; Univ of Sussex: asst lectr 1961-62, lectr 1962-66, reader 1966-71, fell Inst of Devpt Studies and professorial fell 1971-94, prof of devpt economics and dir Poverty Research Unit 1994-97, research prof 1997-; employment devpt advsr Govt of Botswana 1977-78, sr policy advsr World Bank 1981-82, prog dir consumption and nutrition prog Int Food Policy Res Inst Washington DC 1988-89, conslt UN Human Devpt Reports on Poverty 1997, Consumption 1998 and Technol 2001, sr advsr World Bank, World Devpt Reports on Poverty 1990 and 2000-01; extensive research and consultancy on agric research and technol, rural employment, econs of population change and nutrition, poverty reduction and land distribution especially in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Botswana, Sierra Leone, South Africa and Romania, follow-up of impact of GM on developing countries 2002-03; ed Jl of Devpt Studies 1968-80, chm Br Assoc for South Asian Studies 1985-87; memb: Devpt Studies Assoc, Int Assoc of Agric Economists, Nuffield Cncl for Bioethics Working Parties on Genetically Modified Plants 1999 and 2003, Advsy Panel Int Development Enterprises 2002-, Programme Advsy Ctee HarvestPlus Biofortification Prog Consultative Gp for Int Agricultural Research 2003-, Advsy Gp Devpt Economics Growth Research Prog Overseas Devpt Inst and Dept for Int Devpt 2013-; numerous papers and pubns in jls; pres British Chess Problem Soc 1999-2000; memb Bd and Cncl Overseas Devpt Inst 2000-; Leontief Prize for advancing the frontiers of economic thought 2012; FBA 2006, fell Stellenbosch Inst of Advanced Studies 2011
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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