Larry Elliott
economics editor, Guardian; co-author, Europe Isn't Working and The Gods That Failed: how the financial elite have gambled away our futures

Larry Elliott is the Guardian’s economics editor and has been with the paper since 1998.

Larry is a prominent speaker on the UK & global economies, trade and development and the interface between economics and the environment. He is widely recognised as one of Europe’s leading futurists on trends within the global economy.

Larry Elliot is a graduate of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge. He was part of the group that put together the proposal for a Green New Deal, published by the New Economics Foundation in 2008. He was recently awarded an honorary doctorate at Hertfordshire University.

Larry is the co-author of several books with Dan Atkinson, most recently Europe Didn’t Work: Why We Left and How to Get the Best from Brexit (2017) and Europe Isn’t Working (2016). He is also the co-author of In or Out: Labour and the Euro with Andrew Gamble and Janet Bush.


Saturday 2 November, 12:00 Auditorium 1
A waste of a good crisis? A decade after the crash, with Larry Elliott