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Tony Dolphin

Tony Dolphin

Senior Economist and Associate Director for Economic Policy

Phone: +44 (0)20 7470 6184

Areas of expertise:

  • UK fiscal and monetary policy
  • Interpreting recent economic developments
  • The labour market
  • Policies to promote economic growth in the UK
  • Equality
  • Policy on savings and assets

Tony is an experienced media performer, with recent appearances on Newsnight, BBC News at Ten, BBC Radio 4 Today programme and various other radio channels. He has written articles for the Guardian’s Comment is Free and is frequently quoted in the national press on economic developments in the UK and on fiscal and monetary policy.

Prior to joining IPPR in 2009, Tony Dolphin worked as an economist and investment strategist at Henderson Global Investors, and before that in a similar role at WorldInvest Limited. He has also worked as an Economic Adviser in HM Treasury and in the former Department for Education and Science. Tony has a BA in Economics from the University of Liverpool.



The bittersweet recovery

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin

28 Dec 2013

A path back to growth

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin

23 Jul 2012

Autumn statement 2011

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin

29 Nov 2011

10 ways to promote growth

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin

23 Nov 2011

Going for Growth

25 Feb 2011

Financial Sector Taxes

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin

10 Jun 2010



Any growth will do for Osborne - 26 Jun 2013

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin

Stuck in a rut - 25 Apr 2013

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin, Amna Silim

The Budget: all show, no growth - 20 Mar 2013

Author(s) : Tony Dolphin