Stephen Rooney

Senior Economist

Stephen contributes to the production of the company’s full complement of travel and tourism subscription services, as well as a range of consultancy pieces.

Stephen has been working with Tourism Economics since 2014 and manages the Air Passenger Forecasts service (produced jointly with IATA), contributes to quarterly hotel performance forecasts for markets across EMEA (produced in partnership with STR), and provides quarterly analysis of key economic and tourism trends in Europe, produced on behalf of the European Travel Commission (ETC). 

He also contributes to more detailed client-specific forecasts for Tourism Ireland, Switzerland Tourism, Wonderful Copenhagen, and South African Tourism.


Stephen studied BSc Economics with Politics at the University of Ulster.


Direct Line: +44 28 9263 5408

Switchboard: +44 28 9263 5400

Email: srooney@oxfordeconomics.com