Mr Adam McGeoch

Knowledge Exchange Associate

Economics

Personal statement

Adam is a Knowledge Exchange Associate in the Fraser of Allander Institute. He graduated from the University of Strathclyde in 2018 with a First-class BA (Hons) in Economics. He is currently in his second year of the SGPE MSc in Economics at the University of Edinburgh. Adam's interests are in economic policy and consultancy.

Adam joined the FAI in 2018 after graduating from Strathclyde University and worked on an economic review for a local authority. Since then he has been involved in various KE projects, particularly those involving IO modelling. Adam also contributes to the FAI quarterly economic commentary and FAI articles. 

The FAI hosts Economic Futures which supports growth in applied economics in Scotland. Adam is involved in selecting and supervising Economic Futures work placements and also FAI interns. Adam is involved in careers events within Strathclyde's Economics Department, Strathclyde's Economics Society and Economic Futures. Adam is also involved in providing a range of information sessions to honours year students at Strathclyde, from guidance on how to write a dissertation to offering advice on postgraduate opportunities.

With experience in analysing inclusive growth and measuring inequalities, Adam has lectured on the Economics of Inequality and Inclusive Growth course (Strathclyde's Applied Economics MSc).

Adam is trained in adobe software - InDesign, Illustrator and Premiere Pro - which he uses to design professional documents for clients and to edit the FAI podcast.