HSE Honorary Professor since March 30, 2007.
Born in 1945, he graduated from Churchill College, Cambridge in 1968. He was Lecturer at the London School of Economics and Political Science from 1968-1997, and has been Professor at LSE since 1997. In 1987, he was Visiting Professor at the University of Iowa, U.S., and from 1992-1993 he served as a consultant to the World Bank.
Richard Jackman has made a significant contribution to the development of economic education at the HSE and in Russia. As Project Co-director, he has contributed to the establishment and development of the HSE's International College of Economics and Finance (ICEF).
On February 4, 2014, Princess Anne, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, who is leading the UK delegation to the Sochi Olympics, visited the Higher School of Economics International College of Economics and Finance.
On September 25, 2013, the 13th HSE International College of Economics and Finance graduation ceremony took place at the residence of Timothy Barrow, Ambassador of the United Kingdom to the Russian Federation.