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Mr Jonathan Aylen - personal details

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Mr Jonathan Aylen

Role: Senior Lecturer

Location: Harold Hankins Building-8.01
Manchester Business School
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL




Jonathan Aylen is Director, External Relations, of the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research at The University of Manchester following an academic career as an economist at the University of Salford and engineer at UMIST. Jonathan has published on cost-benefit analysis, privatisation, computer history, forecasting, seasonality, the steel and scrap industries, rolling technology and innovation, consumption behaviour, foresight and on wildfires.  

In 2007 Jonathan gave the Barraclough Memorial Lecture to the Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association on the development of the wide strip mill in europe and  a paper with Dr Albertson won the Williams Award of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.  Jonathan is a past President  of  Manchester Statistical Society. He won a Partnership Trust Award for innovative teaching in economics.  He is a member of the Rolling Committee of IOM3.  Jonathan is chairman of the Newcomen Society North-West Branch.