Dr Linda Yueh

Dr Linda Yueh

Dr Linda Yueh is an economist, broadcaster, and author.

Linda is a Fellow in Economics at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University, and Adjunct Professor of Economics at London Business School. She is also Visiting Senior Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science’s foreign policy think tank, the IDEAS research centre, and was Visiting Professor of Economics at Peking University. She is a TV and radio presenter, including for BBC Radio 4 and the World Service, as well as having fronted BBC TV series, such as The New Middle Class, Next Billionaires, and Working Lives.

Linda serves on the Policy Committee of the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) at the London School of Economics, and on the Advisory Board of The Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF).

She is a widely published author and Editor of the Routledge Economic Growth and Development book series. Her newest book is The Great Economists: How their ideas can help us today. Previously, she was Chief Business Correspondent for BBC News and host of Talking Business with Linda Yueh for BBC World TV and BBC News Channel based in Singapore. She had been the Economics Editor and anchor at Bloomberg TV in London.

Linda Yueh has advised the World Bank, European Commission, Asian Development Bank, World Economic Forum in Davos, among others. She was previously Co-Chair of the Global Cities Business Alliance (GCBA) of London First; Board Member of London & Partners; and adviser to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).