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.
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
Prof Eric Beinhocker: The Future of Work and Income
26 Jun 17
What can the state do to address inequality and fairness issues?
The ‘2°C capital stock’ for electricity generation: Committed cumulative carbon emissions from the electricity generation sector and the transition to a green economy
24 Mar 16
Evolution, Economics, and the Origin of Wealth: How Complexity Changes the Way We Think About the Economy
01 Jan 16