Prof Eric Beinhocker
Executive Director, INET Oxford
Professor, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford
Eric Beinhocker is a Professor of Public Policy Practice at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford. He is also the Executive Director of the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the University’s Oxford Martin School. INET Oxford is a research center devoted to applying leading-edge interdisciplinary approaches to issues including financial system stability, innovation and growth, economic inequality, and environmental sustainability. Beinhocker is also a Supernumerary Fellow in Economics at Oriel College, an External Professor at the Santa Fe Institute, and a Visiting Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Central European University in Budapest.
Prior to joining Oxford, Beinhocker had an 18-year career at McKinsey & Company where he was a partner and held leadership roles in McKinsey’s Strategy Practice, its Climate Change and Sustainability Practice, and the McKinsey Global Institute. Beinhocker writes frequently on economic, business, and public policy issues and his work has appeared in the Financial Times, Bloomberg, The Times, the Guardian, The Atlantic, Newsweek, Democracy, and he is the author The Origin of Wealth: The Radical Remaking of Economics and What It Means for Business and Society. Beinhocker is a graduate of Dartmouth College and the MIT Sloan School, and is originally from Boston, Massachusetts.
“Exiting and Learning from the Pandemic” - OECD Virtual Seminar with Michael Spence and Eric Beinhocker
30 Apr 20
The OECD’s New Approaches to Economic Challenges (NAEC) initiative convened a virtual seminar with N...
No. 2020-07 - Estimates of Costs for a U.S. Paycheck Guarantee
14 Apr 20
In response to drops in economic activity, several countries have introduced government guarantees o...
No. 2020-07 - Estimates of Costs for a U.S. Paycheck Guarantee (Data)
14 Apr 20
Data that informs the main article
Op-Ed: George Soros: Guarantee paychecks for all workers displaced by coronavirus to save the economy
14 Apr 20
The catastrophic collapse in U.S. employment due to the coronavirus crisis demands far more from the...
Guarantee All U.S. Paychecks Now to Prevent a Depression - updated 3rd April
06 Apr 20
The CARES Act is an important step towards mitigating the economic shocks of the COVID-19 crisis. Ho...
U.S. Payroll Guarantee Q&A
24 Mar 20
Supplementing his 23 March memo arguing for a U.S. national Payroll Guarantee as a key response to t...
Guarantee All U.S. Payrolls Now to Prevent a Depression
23 Mar 20
In this 2-page briefing note for U.S. policymakers, Eric Beinhocker makes the case for the U.S. to i...
Collaborators in creation
11 Feb 20
Our world is a system, in which physical and social technologies co-evolve. How can we shape a proce...
Climate change is morally wrong. It is time for a carbon abolition movement
20 Sep 19
INET Oxford Executive Director Prof. Eric Beinhocker published an opinion piece in The Guardian on t...
No. 2019-13 - The Behavioral Foundations of New Economic Thinking
09 Aug 19
This paper produces an edited version of an interview conducted by Professor Eric Beinhocker, Execut...
I Am a Carbon Abolitionist
28 Jun 19
The future of our species and planet depends on creating a mass social movement motivated by moral a...
Eric Beinhocker: New economic and moral foundations for the Anthropocene
20 Jun 19
This talk will argue that underlying the current dominant model of capitalism are a set of theories ...
The economy as a complex and evolving system
05 Jun 19
Rethinking Capitalism undergraduate module, Week 5 academic lecture: The economy as a complex and ev...
No. 2018-09 - The Tipping Point: How the G20 Can Lead the Transition to a Prosperous Clean Energy Economy
25 May 18
No. 2017-11 - The Tipping Point: How America Can Lead the Transition to a Prosperous Clean Energy Economy
10 Aug 17