Professor Pilbeam is a Professor of International Economics and Finance at City, University of London.
He obtained his PhD from the European University Institute in Florence, he has worked for NatWest Bank and the Royal Bank of Scotland and has done extensive consultancy work for a number of City financial institutions.
He is the President of the International Economics and Finance Society (www.iefs.org.uk) and also General Secretary of the European Economics and Finance Society (www.eefs-eu.org). He is editor-in chief of the International Journal of Finance and Economics (Wiley). He also runs the highly rated website www.BusinessEconomics.com
His research relates mainly to foreign exchange and financial markets. He is the author of two well-known textbooks, International Finance and Finance and Financial Markets both published by Palgrave. His other research book is Exchange Rate Management: Theory and Evidence also published by Palgrave.