Analyst

Joseph Lake

Joseph Lake


Analyst

Asia, MENAT and Africa

Biography

As the Director of Global Forecasting at The Economist Intelligence Unit, Joseph Lake is responsible for providing intellectual leadership for the EIU's global economic analysis and forecasting. He is an influential voice, providing insight and analysis on the political, economic and business environments to corporations, policymakers and private clients. Joseph is a frequent speaker at client events, international conferences and roundtables and is regularly interviewed by major television and print media. Although based in New York, he travels regularly, spending much of his time with clients in Asia, Europe and Africa. Before joining the EIU, Joseph was an economic adviser to the Tanzanian Ministry of Finance, and he previously worked as a hedge fund custodian in Ireland for a US financial services group, PNC. Joseph holds degrees in business management from Dublin City University, Ireland and Reims Management School, France, and subsequently gained a Master’s degree in economic development from the University of Nottingham. He has contributed chapters to two books: Africa South of the Sahara (Routledge, 2014) and Megatrends: the World to 2050 (Nikkei, 2015).

Contact details:

email: JosephLake@economist.com


2017 The World Economy in the age of Trump


Joseph Lake

9th March 2017

2017 The World Economy in the age of Trump


Any questions feel free to email JosephLake@economist.com

Preparing for the paradigm shift


Joseph Lake

6th March 2017

Preparing for the paradigm shift: Globalisation and the Asian business environment


Any questions feel free to email JosephLake@economist.com

2016: The Return of Political Risk


Joseph Lake

9th September 2016

Asia Regional Strategic Forecast


Any questions feel free to email JosephLake@economist.com