Fellow in Economics at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University (2007-present)
Chief Business Correspondent, BBC (2013-present)
Authority on the global economy, with particular expertise on the Chinese economy
Dr. Linda Yueh is an economist, broadcaster and author. As one of the world’s leading economic experts, her research focuses on major economies such as Britain, China, the United States, Europe as well as developing countries. In particular, her expertise lies in the drivers of economic growth and the rise of emerging economies.
Linda is Fellow in Economics at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University (2007-present), Adjunct Professor of Economics at the London Business School (2011-present), and Visiting Professor of Economics at Peking University (2013-present). She also directs the China Growth Centre at the University of Oxford (2009-present), and is an associate of the Centre for Economic Performance and IDEAS: International Affairs, Diplomacy & Strategy Research Centre, both at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
She is a frequent media commentator on global economic and business issues. Since 2013, Linda has been the BBC’s Chief Business Correspondent and presenter of “Talking Business with Linda Yueh”. From 2010 to 2012, she was Economics Editor at Bloomberg TV in London, where she hosted “Economic Edge.”
Previously a corporate lawyer, Linda is also a prolific author. Her books include: “The Law and Economics of Globalisation: New Challenges for a World in Flux” (2009); “The Future of Asian Trade and Growth: Economic Development with the Emergence of China” (2009); “Enterprising China: Business, Economic and Legal Developments Since 1979” (2011); “The Economy of China” (2012); and “China’s Growth: The Making of an Economic Superpower” (2013).
Linda was a Non-Executive Director of the FTSE-listed companies, JPMorgan Asian Investment Trust and Baillie Gifford’s Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust; a Board member of London & Partners, the official promotion body of London; and a former advisor to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).
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