Steve Schifferes

Professor Steve Schifferes was the first Marjorie Deane professor of Financial Journalism at City University of London where he set up a new MA in Financial Journalism which has attracted students from around the world. His main research has focused on the financial crisis, trust in journalism, and the history of business journalism. His latest book, the Media and Austerity, will be published by Routledge next. Prior to his academic career he was an economics correspondent for BBC News.