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Valpy FitzGerald Awarded Honorary Doctorate by University of Madrid
We are delighted to announce that Professor Valpy FitzGerald has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the University of Madrid in recognition of his contribution to the academic study of economics in Spain over many decades.
Previous social scientists to be honoured include Amartya Sen, Muhammad Yunus, John Elliot, Jurgen Habermas and Raul Prebisch.
Valpy is Professor of International Development Finance and was ODID Head of Department between 2007 and 2012.