Russell Jones

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SPECIALITY: Global Macro, Economics,

Russell Jones joined Llewellyn Consulting as a Partner in early 2013, plays a leadership role in the firm’s economic and financial market research, and writes extensively.He has been a macroeconomist in the financial markets for 35 years, occupying senior roles in London, Tokyo, the Middle East, and Sydney, and working on both the ‘buy’ and ‘sell’ sides. He spent ten years at Lehman Brothers, where he was Chief Economist for Asia and Head of Foreign Exchange Research, and for a period was Chief Economist for the Treasury Department of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority. Most recently, he was Global Head of Fixed Income Strategy at Westpac Institutional Bank, where his team was ranked number one in the analysis of the Australian and New Zealand debt markets.


In: Hive Exclusives | Fiscal Policy & Inequality UK

UK Fiscal Policy – A Dangerous Change Of Regime

December 05, 2019

The major UK political parties are putting forward wild fiscal proposals that risk sparking a sterling crisis…

In: Hive Exclusives | Monetary Policy & Inflation

MMT: The Populists’ Magic Money Tree

November 06, 2019

Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) is a contemporary, increasingly fashionable, heterodox doctrine of economic thought. It is captivating…

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