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A diverse community of
leading experts, policymakers
and practitioners

The Institute’s key research themes
are led by ten academic partners
spread across the UK.

We’re a UK-wide research
organisation exploring what
productivity means for business

Businesses are crucial to solving
the UK’s productivity problems.

Professor Jagjit Chadha OBE

Director of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR)

Committees: Executive Committee, Executive Team
Research Theme: Macroeconomic Trends & Policy (lead)


Jagjit Chadha is an expert on financial markets and monetary policy, as well as aspects of monetary and financial history. He has written widely on the design of monetary, fiscal and financial policies and his main research interests are developing the links between finance and macroeconomics in general equilibrium models. He has extensive experience in the financial sector and advised Bank of England and HM Treasury.