Roger Bootle

Managing Director of Capital Economics

Roger Bootle is a financial economist and has worked in or around the financial markets since 1978. As well as being Managing Director of Capital Economics, he is also Economic Adviser to Deloitte a Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee and an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries. He was formerly Group Chief Economist at HSBC and, before the change of government, he was appointed one of the Chancellor’s panel of economic forecasters. Roger frequently contributes to economic debate in the national press, regularly writing for the Daily Telegraph and appearing on national television and radio. He has written several successful books on economics including The Trouble with Markets, Money for Nothing and the best-selling The Death of Inflation which was translated into nine languages (all Nicholas Brealey Publishing). He studied Economics at Oxford, and began his career as a Lecturer in Economics at St Anne’s College, Oxford.

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