Thomas Mathews is a Senior Markets Economist focusing on bonds and equities as part of our Global Markets Service. Prior to joining Capital Economics in 2020 he worked at the Reserve Bank of Australia, in both financial markets and economics departments. Thomas holds a Master’s degree in economics from the London School of Economics, and undergraduate qualifications in economics, mathematics and philosophy.
Asia Drop-in: Japan Special – Will the Bank of Japan finally abandon easy policy?
28th September 2023, 8AM BST
It’s a sign of our inflationary times that even the Bank of Japan could soon consider raising interest rates in what would be the first such move in 16 years. But how supportive are conditions for a…
Drop-In: China’s troubled outlook – How great is recession and financial risk?
17th August 2023, 1PM BST
Property developers on the brink. A slip into deflation. Activity at a standstill. Markets are growing nervous as bad news piles up around the Chinese outlook, but how grim is the economic situation…