Catz Fellow Elected to the Royal Society

Catz Fellow Elected to the Royal Society

Lord Nicholas Stern, Honorary Fellow of St Catherine’s, has been made a Fellow of the Royal Society. He was elected in recognition of his work challenging the world view on the economics of climate change and his distinguished career in mathematical economics with involvement in industry and in government.

Lord Stern is the President of the British Academy, IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government at London School of Economics, Director of the India Observatory, Chairman of the Grantham Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, and Chairman of the Asia Research Centre.

He is one of 50 new Fellows to join the Royal Society, whose Fellowship is made up of the most eminent scientists, engineers, and technologists from the UK and the Commonwealth. Past Fellows and Foreign Members have included Newton, Darwin and Einstein.

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