Urvish Patel

Urvish has recently joined the Macroeconomic Modelling and Forecasting Team at the NIESR, in which his work will predominately focus on forecasting UK macroeconomic variables and contributing to the ongoing improvements of the NiGEM model. His main research interests focus on macro-economic performance and policy.



  • MSc Economics of Monetary and Financial Policy (The University of Nottingham)
  • BA (Hons) Economics (The University of Hertfordshire)



Prior to joining NIESR, Urvish was an Energy Analyst/Economist for FGE London.  In this role he analysed and forecasted global oil demand by product, sector, and country/region. In addition to regular, broad research on legal, geopolitical, and regulatory changes that will affect oil demand