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Linda Yueh

Adjunct Professor of Economics


BA (Yale), MPP (Harvard), JD (NYU, School of Law), DPhil (Oxford)

Linda Yueh is Adjunct Professor of Economics at the London Business School; Fellow in Economics at St Edmund Hall, Oxford University; and Visiting Professor of Economics at Peking University.

Professor Yueh serves on the supervisory Policy Committee of the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP), and an associate of the IDEAS research centre, both at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She sits on the Board of the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) and is a trustee of the Coutts Foundation as well as the Royal Commonwealth Society. She is also the Co-Chair of the Global Cities Business Alliance (GCBA).

She has been an advisor to the World Bank, the European Commission, the Asian Development Bank, the World Economic Forum at Davos, and the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), among others. She has served as a Non-Executive Director of the FTSE-listed companies: JPMorgan Asian Investment Trust and Bailie Gifford's Scottish Mortgage. She was also a Board member of London & Partners – the official promotion agency for London. She was Chief Business Correspondent for the BBC and hosted ‘Talking Business with Linda Yueh’, as well as the former Economics Editor at Bloomberg TV.

Dr Yueh is the author of several books, including: China's Growth: The Making of an Economic Superpower and Enterprising China: Business, Economic, and Legal Development since 1979. Her textbook, Macroeconomics, written with Graeme Chamberlin, is a recommended text of the UK Government Economic Service. She is also the Editor of the Routledge Economic Growth and Development book series.

EMBA Global


  • EMBA Global Asia, SPR15

  • World Economy, SPR15

Research Interests

  • Global economy
  • Economic growth and development
  • International law and economics
  • China’s economy
  • Emerging markets