Linda Yueh is a business economist, broadcaster, and author. Linda Yueh is Fellow in Economics at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University, Adjunct Professor of Economics at London Business School She serves on the Policy Committee of the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), while also an associate of the IDEAS: International Affairs, Diplomacy & Strategy research centre, both at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Linda Yueh ALSO is Director of the recently launched China Growth Centre at Oxford Centre, which focuses on researching economic issues of relevance to China and the global economy.
Linda Yueh is also a Fellow in Economics at the University of Oxford and a Visiting Professor at the London Business School and Visiting Professor of Economics at Peking University. She is also a Research Associate of the Globalisation Programme at the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Linda has been chosen as one of the “Business Thinkers 50”, and is regarded as one of the most respected business commentators in the world.
Linda Yueh has served as a Special Advisor for the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Economist Intelligence Unit, and the Royal Institute for International Affairs (Chatham House).
In 2008, Linda Yueh was appointed to the World Economic Forum’s newly established Network of Global Agenda Councils that will set the global agenda for the annual meeting in Davos, among others. She has also been appointed a member of the Experts Analysis Group of the UK Government’s Horizon Scanning Centre’s new project on UK Futures: Society and Economy 2030, for the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills and HM Treasury.
Linda Yueh is a TV and radio presenter, including for BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service, as well as having fronted BBC TV series, including The New Middle Class, Next Billionaires, and Working Lives. She was Chief Business Correspondent for BBC News, and host of Talking Business with Linda Yueh on BBC World News and BBC News Channel in Singapore. She had been Economics Editor and anchor at Bloomberg TV in London. Previously, she was an attorney at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison in New York. She is a particular expert on economic growth and development, the emerging markets and labour economics. She is considered one of the world′s foremost experts on the Chinese economy.
Linda Yueh is an author/editor and the Editor of the Routledge Economic Growth and Development book series. Linda′s other books include “Macroeconomics and Globalisation” and “Economic Growth in China” and “The Economy of China”