Sunday, January 18, 2015
Nouriel Roubini: Emerging Markets -- American Program Bureau Speakers
One of the most renowned economists of his generation, Dr. Nouriel Roubini is widely recognized for predicting the collapse of the US housing market and the global recession of 2008. An ardent researcher and strategist, Dr. Roubini is an expert on when and why economic crises happen, and was named one of Fortune's "10 new gurus you should know." He has served in a number of important positions, from senior economist for international affairs on the White House Council of Economic Advisors to director of policy development at the US Treasury Department, where he worked on the resolution of the Asian financial crisis of the late '90s and the reform of international financial architecture. The International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, and numerous other prominent public and private institutions have also drawn upon his consulting expertise.
Nouriel Roubini is an American professor of Economics at New York University`s Stern School of Business and chairman of RGE Roubini Global Economics