Richard Jolly

Richard Jolly was Deputy Executive-Director of UNICEF from 1982 to 1995 and Principal Coordinator of the UNDP Human Development Report from 1996 to 2000. Since leaving the United Nations, he has been a co-director of the UN Intellectual History Project (UNIHP) at the City University of New York and Honorary Professor and Research Associate of the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex.

Of the many economists who have worked for the United Nations, Hans W. Singer was the one who did more, and for more different parts of the Organization, than any other.