World Renowned Economist. Director of Roubini Global Economics.
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Nouriel Roubini is the founder and director of Roubini Global Economics, an independent firm focusing on research into global macro-economic strategies, whose web site has been recognized as one of the best sources of economic information by media outlets like BusinessWeek, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal and The Economist. Expert on when and why economic crises occur, he was named by Fortune as one of the "10 new gurus”. He also lectures in economics at the Stern University Business School in New York, where he shares his ample experience in economic policy and his academic credentials.
Between 1998 and 2000, he was the senior international economist on the White House Committee of Economic Experts and as a senior advisor to the sub-secretariat of international affairs at the U.S. Treasury Department. In this job, his work included helping to resolve the Asian and global financial crises. He has also acted as a consultant to other agencies like the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and other prominent institutions.
One of the leading economists of his generation, Dr Roubini is well-known for predicting the collapse of the U.S. real estate market and the world recession of 2008. He has published over 70 specialist articles, both theoretical and empirical, on issues relating to international macro-economics and he has co-authored works like “Political Cycles: Theory and Evidence and Bailouts or Bail-ins?”, “Responding to Financial Crises in Emerging Markets and Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance”. His opinions on global economic issues appear frequently in economic media like The New York Times Magazine or The Financial Times.
Former President of the CAF - Development Bank of Latin America (1991-2017)
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