One of Britain's best-known economists, Roger Bootle runs Capital Economics, Europe's largest macroeconomics consultancy, which he founded. Roger appears frequently on television and radio and is also a regular columnist for The Daily Telegraph. In the Comment Awards 2012 he was named Economics Commentator of the year. He is the author of widely acclaimed books including - The Trouble with Markets, Money for Nothing and The Death of Inflation. Roger is also a Specialist Adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee. He was one of the previous Conservative government's 'Wise Men'. In July 2012, Roger and a team from Capital Economics won the prestigious Wolfson Economics Prize.
Praise for Roger Bootle - -Bootle is right on every count. - GuardianEngaging and absorbing, here is an eye-opening book that will inspire you to think through the issues clearly. - Daily TelegraphBrilliant, albeit radical solutions. - Independent on SundayAs I have come to expect from Roger Bootle, he gets to the heart of the matter wiith crystal-clear analysis and punchy comment.In his new and uplifting book The AI Economy, Roger Bootle provides tangible grounds for optimism. - The Timesa well-researched, enjoyable and thoughtful book. - ForbesA very good read ... as an introduction to the debate as a whole, this book is invaluable. - Adam Smith Blog