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Ed Balls

Ed Balls is a broadcaster, writer and economist. He is Professor of Political Economy at King's College, London and a Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School, co-Chair of the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation and Vice-President and former Chairman of Norwich City Football Club. In his political career, Ed was an MP from 2005 to 2015 and Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer between 2011 and 2015.  On radio and TV, he is best known for his series Travels in Trumpland: with Ed Balls, his appearance on the 2016 series of Strictly Come Dancing and his regular broadcasts on BBC's The One Show, Radio 2 and Radio 4. Ed lives in London and Castleford with his wife Yvette Cooper MP and their three children. His 2016 book Speaking Out: Lessons in Life and Politics was a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller. 

Books by Ed Balls