Economics in business podcast series

Welcome to our podcast series where we'll be exploring the outlook for the UK and global economy. Throughout the year, our economists will be sharing their insights and perspectives on key economic events and the implications for business, in short episodes lasting between 5-10 minutes.

New episodes will be regularly added on a range of topics from identifying pockets of opportunity in the global economy, to the benefits of female economic empowerment and the potential impact of technology on jobs. Sign up to listen to the podcasts on your desktop or mobile device, using one of the options below.

Latest episodes

Episode 3: What's next for UK interest rates?


With inflation rapidly on the rise and the US Federal Reserve continuing to raise rates, could we see an increase in UK interest rates this year? 

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Episode 2: Closing the gender pay gap: the potential $2 trillion prize 


We explore which OECD countries have made the greatest progress in closing their gender pay gaps and discuss what government and business can do to speed up this progress.

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Episode 1: Beyond the BRICs, where do the pockets of opportunity lie?


Barret Kupelian, senior economist, shares his views on which mid-sized economies businesses should be looking at to expand their international footprint. 

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Contact us

Hannah Audino
Tel: +44 (0)207 212 8746

Barret Kupelian
Senior Economist
Tel: +44 (0)20 7213 1579

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