Soumaya is an Economist Columnist at the FT, and analyses monetary and fiscal policy. She was previously a Research Economist at the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
Soumaya Keynes is an Economics Columnist at the Financial Times. Her writing about the British economy includes Britain’s struggle to get growth, the cost-of-living crisis, and the economics of Freeports. Soumaya analyses monetary and fiscal policy with analytical rigour with detailed reporting. She was nominated for a Press Gazette award for her writing about Britain’s productivity problem.
She co-hosted The Economist’s Money Talks podcast, which twice won Best Business Podcast at the British Podcast Awards.