Economic History

Please see below for profiles of alumni who have studied programmes related to Economic History.

Study Abroad (General Course)| Graduate Degrees (MSc)|

Study Abroad (General Course)



Programme: General Course (Economics and Economic History focus) , 2009

Current Position: Managing Partner of Analyze Capital LLC

Country: United States of America|

After leaving LSE I have finished my economics degree in New York. Since then, I have been managing and developing a global hedge fund management firm.

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Graduate Degrees (MSc)



Programme: MSc Economic History, 2009

Current Position: Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Delhi

Country: India|

After graduating in 2009, I completed a three month internship in a media planning company based in London. On returning to India, I went on an active job hunt and finally joined the Energy practice in Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Delhi as a consultant.

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Programme: MSc Economic History, 2011

Current Position: Associate, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York

Country: United States of America|

I pursued my MSc at LSE following my undergraduate degree at Tufts University. I currently work as a cross-asset markets analyst for the Federal Reserve, specializing in global fixed income and foreign exchange products.

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Richard M

Programme: MSc Economic History (Research),  2009

Current Position: Writer and Consultant

Country: United States of America|

After taking an early retirement as a Senior Vice-President of Morgan Stanley in New York, I became a mature student in the MSc Economic History (Research) program at LSE. Currently, I'm working on my second book (nonfiction), and from time to time, I also work as a consultant to firms and institutions that require very specific investment hedge strategies to compensate for erratic and unusual market conditions. For the most part, I divide my time between London, New York and Idaho.

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Hu Chaoyi


Programme: MSc Political Economy of Late Development, 2010

Current Position: Program Officer, China Social Entrepreneur Foundation (YouChange Foundation)

Country: China|

After graduating from LSE I went back to China and worked as a translator at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an international humanitarian organization. I am now a program officer at China Social Entrepreneur Foundation (YouChange Foundation).

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