Global Economics

John Ashbourne

John is a senior emerging markets economist, who focuses on Sub-Saharan Africa. Prior to joining Capital Economics, John was a senior Africa country risk analyst at Business Monitor International, a division of Fitch Ratings. He has developed a strong track record covering African economies, and is widely quoted in the local and international press

He holds a bachelors’ degree from the University of Toronto and a master’s degree from the London School of Economics.

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