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Brian Sturgess is the Managing Editor of World Economics and currently teaches at BPP University College. A former lecturer in economics at a number of universities, he has published widely in books, academic articles and in the press on economics of advertising, the media and sports. He spent nearly 20 years working as an investment analyst and consultant to a number of merchant banks and media companies, including the BBC, the Telegraph Group, the World Advertising Research Centre, Tyne-Tees Television, Barclays, NatWest and ING Barings, on the financing and economics of media enterprises. He has also been a consultant to the European Commission on sport, culture and broadcasting and an economic adviser to the Chilean Football Federation. For several years he has provided advice to The Crown Estate through Keith Boyfield Associates and is an Economic consultant to the Islamic Development Bank and the International Family Office Association. His current research interests are economic data, real estate and financial stability, emerging markets, Islamic economics and the use of behavioural economics in finance.
Papers from this author
Hosting the FIFA World Cup
Editorial: The Need to Improve Global Real Estate Data
How The Crown Estate Could Become Britain’s First Sovereign Wealth Fund
Indian Wholesale and Consumer Price Indices
Applying Reputation Data to Enhance Investment Performance
Brian Sturgess on Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner: Superfreakonomics
Wealth and Population Data in Africa
Editorial: The Scandalous State of State Accounting
When to Buy and When to Sell Equities?
Measuring the Asia-Pacific Region
Measuring Latin America
Greek Economic Statistics: A Decade of Deceit
Using Reputation to Grow Corporate Value
Managerial Performance and Contract Instability in the Market for National Football Coaches
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