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Jumana Saleheen is Chief Economist at CRU, where she is Head of Economics. She has over 20 years of experience in economic analysis, and over 10 years of experience leading diverse teams.

Jumana joined CRU in July 2018 from the Bank of England where she worked for over 20 years. In her most recent role at the Bank, she was Head of Division in the Financial Stability Directorate, working to assess financial market risk. Prior to that, Jumana worked in various roles, advising the Banks’ Monetary Policy Committee on their interest rate decisions.

She has published her research in a number of books and leading journals, including Economica and the Journal of International Economics. She has also written a number of influential policy papers on labour markets, productivity and finance.

Jumana has a PhD in Economics from University College London, and a M.Sc. and B.Sc. from the London School of Economics.

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Economic Themes for 2019

This year brings several opportunities and challenges for commodity markets participants. We have identified three global economic themes—China’s stimulus, recession,...

By Jumana Saleheen 07 August 2019   
Topic: Economics

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Why China’s auto industry is running out of gas

Topics: Aluminium, Aluminium Raw Materials, Copper, Lead, Nickel, Precious Metals, Stainless Steel, Steel, Technology Metals, Tin, Wire and Cable, Zinc

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China economic stimulus, Part I: How big a deal for metals?

Topics: Aluminium, Aluminium Raw Materials, Copper, Economics, Ferroalloys, Noble Alloys and Minor Metals, Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials