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Global Perspectives with Mervyn King

Dallas Fed

On November 16, 2016, Robert S. Kaplan, president and CEO of the Dallas Fed, discussed issues facing the nation and the global economy with Mervyn King, former governor of the Bank of England.


About Mervyn King

King is a professor of economics and law at New York University and professor of economics at the London School of Economics.

He previously served as governor of the Bank of England and chairman of the Monetary Policy Committee and Financial Policy Committee.

In 2011, he was knighted (GBE), made a life peer in 2013 and appointed by the queen to be a Knight of the Garter in 2014.

King studied at King’s College, University of Cambridge and Harvard University. He is a fellow of the British Academy, an honorary fellow of King’s College and St. John’s College and the University of Cambridge.

King holds honorary degrees from several universities including the University of Cambridge, University of Helsinki and London School of Economics.