Awards Bastiat Prize
Residence Oxford, United Kingdom
Name Tim Harford
|Alma mater Brasenose College, Oxford|
Employer BBC Financial Times International Finance Corporation
Website TimHarford.com twitter.com/TimHarford
Education University of Oxford, Brasenose College, Oxford, Aylesbury Grammar School
Known for The Undercover Economist, More or Less
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Books The Undercover Economist, Adapt: Why Success Always St, The Logic of Life, The Undercover Economis, Dear Undercover Economis
The undercover economist tim harford full talk from wired 2012
Tim Harford (born 27 September 1973) is an English economist and journalist who lives in London. He is the author of four economics books and writes his longrunning Financial Times column, "The Undercover Economist", syndicated in Slate magazine, which reveals the economic ideas behind everyday experiences. His new column, "Since you asked", offers a sceptical look at the news of the week.
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Harford was educated at Aylesbury Grammar School and then at Brasenose College, Oxford. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics and later a Master of Philosophy in economics, in 1998.
Harford joined the Financial Times in 2003 on a fellowship in commemoration of the business columnist Peter Martin. He continued to write his column after joining the International Finance Corporation in 2004, and he rejoined the Financial Times, as economics leader writer, in April 2006. He is also a member of the newspaper's editorial board.
In August 2007, he presented a television series on the BBC, Trust me, I'm an economist.
In October 2007, Harford replaced Andrew Dilnot on the BBC Radio 4 series More or Less. He is a visiting fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford.
From November 2016 he presented an economic history documentary radio and podcast series 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy