David Pilling

As Financial Times Asia Editor, David Pilling spent seven years as Tokyo Bureau Chief. His Bending Adversity – Japan and the Art of Survival was published by Penguin Press in the UK and US in 2014. His most recent book is The Growth Delusion – Why Economists are Getting It Wrong and What We Can Do about It, on how GDP is measured and how poorly it measures our lives (UK: Bloomsbury; US: Crown, 2019) (‘Masterful’, Nature). David is now the Financial Times Africa Editor.

Books by David Pilling