John Rodger

Position: Founder

Telephone: 07787 577299
Email: john.rodger@yorkconsulting.co.uk

Education

MA Economics – University of Manchester

Policy specialisms

Education, skills, social care, social mobility

Interests

Tennis, history of economic thought, travelling

Overview

John is an economist with over 40 years of experience of conducting research and evaluation projects. He is a founder member of York Consulting and has shaped the business into one of the UK’s leading economic and social research consultancies. John has developed specific expertise in cost-benefit analysis and the application of Fiscal Return on Investment methodologies. He has also been involved in developing innovative methodologies to assess place-based approaches to improve social mobility.

Would most like to meet

Andy Murray

Feedback from our clients

  • “Your report was extremely thorough, and I appreciate how responsive you were to our additional requests for analysis.” Government department

  • “The team at York Consulting were professional and a delight to work with. I am very grateful for their input.” Government department

  • "Well done – a lot of work in a short space of time and at such high quality.” Sector Skills Council

  • "Your workshop was extremely well received and enabled managers to gain detailed insight, drawing on your expertise and knowledge.” Senior manager, not-for-profit organisation

  • "It [YCL’s final report] is one of the most impressive evaluation reports I’ve had the pleasure to read.” Principal, Further Education College

  • “YCL staff understand our organisation…I have developed a great relationship with them and I hope to work with them again.” Housing Association

  • “I’ve enjoyed working with you on this project. Thanks for your co-operation and flexibility.” Government department