Jagjit Chadha Keynote Speaker

  • Director of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR).
  • Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee.
  • Awarded an OBE in 2021 for services to economics and economic policy.

Jagjit Chadha's Biography

Jagjit S. Chadha, OBE, stands out as a preeminent voice in the fields of monetary and fiscal policy, central bank frameworks, and bond markets, in addition to his profound insights into monetary and financial history. As the Director of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), his expertise has been instrumental in navigating the complexities of the UK and global economies, especially in the wake of the June 2016 Brexit referendum. An engaging and highly sought-after speaker, Chadha’s discussions cover critical economic challenges and the pathways to effective policy solutions.

Chadha’s academic foundation is robust, with a rich history of serving as Professor of Economics at both the University of Kent and the University of St Andrews, coupled with his tenure as a Fellow at Clare College, Cambridge. His professional journey includes pivotal roles such as working on Monetary Policy at the Bank of England, serving as Chief Quantitative Economist at BNP Paribas, and leading as Chair of the Money, Macro, Finance Study Group. His insights have guided policy through his roles as Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee and academic adviser to an array of institutions including the Bank of England, HM Treasury, numerous central banks, and the Bank for International Settlements.

In 2021, Chadha’s contributions to economics and economic policy were formally recognized with an OBE (Officer of the British Empire), a testament to his significant impact on the field.

His  prowess as a speaker is not just rooted in his extensive knowledge and experience but also in his remarkable ability to convey complex economic theories and policies in an accessible and engaging manner. Whether addressing scholars, policymakers, or the general public, his presentations are enriched with the depth of his insights and the clarity of his explanations. This unique combination of expertise and eloquence makes Chadha a highly sought-after speaker across global forums, where he continues to illuminate the intricacies of economic policy and its impact on society at large. His speaking engagements not only reflect his stature as a leading economist but also his commitment to fostering a deeper understanding of monetary and fiscal dynamics among a wider audience.

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Jagjit Chadha's Speaking Topics

  • UK macroeconomic policy

  • The role of central banks

  • The design of monetary, fiscal and financial policies

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Videos of Jagjit Chadha

Is Economics a Science? - Professor Jagjit Chadha
Is Economics a Science? - Professor Jagjit Chadha
RES Annual Public Lecture 2022 with Jagjit Chadha
RES Annual Public Lecture 2022 with Jagjit Chadha

Articles, Media & Podcasts

Books by Jagjit Chadha

The Euro in Danger
Development in Marco- Finance Yield Curve Modeling

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