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Professor of Economics, SOAS, University of London

Ciaran Driver (SOAS) researches investment, innovation and corporate governance. He co-authored with Paul Temple The Unbalanced Economy, Palgrave-Macmillan (2014). The book Corporate Governance in Contention (ed. with Grahame Thompson) was published by OUP in 2018. It addresses major modern controversies in corporate governance, clarifying the issues at stake and assessing the arguments for corporate reform.

Recent articles: R&D (Research Policy 2012); economics of advertising (Journal of Economic Surveys 2015); executive pay (Industrial and Corporate Change 2017). Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences; Trustee of the New Economics Foundation. 134 peer-reviewed publications.


  • –present
    Professor of Economics, SOAS, University of London


  • 1984 
    Council of National Academic Awards CNAA, PhD/Economics