Press releases

Hub for Contemporary British History to Strengthen City Links

Tuesday 12 June 2007
School of Advanced Study
The Centre for Contemporary British History (CCBH) at the IHR is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Director, Dr Richard Roberts. Previously a member of faculty at the University of Sussex, Dr Roberts is a highly experienced writer, researcher and teacher. A specialist in economic and financial history, he is author of many books on investment banking and international finance and is currently completing a study of the breakdown of the Bretton Woods fixed exchange rate system in the early 1970s.