Professor Philip Arestis is an Honorary Senior Departmental Fellow, a Director of Research for the Cambridge Centre for Economics and Public Policy, an Emeritus Fellow at Wolfson College, a Professor of Economics in the Department of Applied Economics V at the University of the Basque Country, a Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at the University of Utah, a Research Associate at the Levy Economics Institute. Phillip was also a Visiting Professor at Leeds Business School from 2003-2015, a Professorial Research Associate in the Department of Finance and Management Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) from 2003-2010, and Chief Academic Adviser to the UK Government Economic Service (GES) on Professional Development in Economics from 2005-2013.
He is holder of the British Hispanic Foundation ‘Queen Victoria Eugenia’ British Hispanic Chair of Doctoral Studies, and has been awarded ‘homage’ by the Brazilian Keynesian Association (AKB) for his contribution to the spread of Keynesianism in Brazil. Philip has also been awarded the Academy of Social Sciences (AcSS)’s Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences for contributions to Social Science from September 2012 to July 2014. After July 2014, Philip’s award was changed to Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences. Philip also served as economics consultant on the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) programme from 2009-2010, under the auspices of the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Philip Arestis was honoured through the Thomas Divine Award of the Association for Social Economics (ASE). This award is presented annually to an Association member who over a lifetime has made important contributions to social economics and the social economy. The award was given at the annual meeting of the ASSA, Philadelphia, USA, at their annual meeting of 4-6 January 2018. Marquis Who’s Who has selected Philip Arestis for their official Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. This selection to receive this prestigious award is as a result of hard work and dedication to our profession. He has published as sole author or editor, as well as co-author and co-editor, a number of books, contributed in the form of invited chapters to numerous books, produced research reports for research institutes, and has published widely in academic journals.
A fuller picture of Phillip’s career history is available on Philip Arestis’ CV.