With so many different regions and cultures in the mix, few people anywhere have the knowledge and breadth of experience to analyze the world economy and give audiences insight into where it is going. Kenneth Rogoff is one of those few, offering solutions as to the way forward.
- Oil and the Global Economy
- Political Economy
- The Aftermath of Financial Crises
- Banking Crises: An Equal Opportunity Menace
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In a light and relaxed way, he conveys complex issues within the global economic context with ease and great clarity.
Kenneth Rogoff is Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics atHarvard University. From 2001-2003, Rogoff served as Chief Economist and Director of Research at the International Monetary Fund. Rogoff’s treatise Foundations of International Macroeconomics (joint with Maurice Obstfeld) is the standard graduate text in the field worldwide, and his monthly syndicated column on global economic issues is published regularly in over 50 countries. Rogoff is also known for his early research on central bank independence and inflation targeting as an institutional device for enhancing the credibility of monetary policy.
Rogoff is an elected member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, as well as the Council on Foreign Relations and the Group of Thirty. He has been invited to give numerous named campus-wide research lectures at universities around the world, and also speaks widely on global economic issues. He is 2011 winner of the biennial Deutsche Bank Prize awarded by the Center for Financial Economics. Rogoff is on the Economic Advisory Panel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He holds the life title of international grandmaster of chess.
- Handbook of International Economics (with Gita Gopinath and Elhanan Helpman) (2014)
- A Decade of Debt (with Carmen M. Reinhart) (2011)
- This Time Its Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly (with Carmen M. Reinhart) (2009)
- National Bureau of Economic Research Macroeconomics Annual (2000-2001 volumes edited jointly with Ben S Bernanke, 2002-2007 volumes edited with Mark Gertler, 2008-2009 volumes with Daron Acemoglu and Michaal Woodford)
- Workbook for Foundations of International Macroeconomics (1998)
- Deutsche Bank Prize in Financial Economics, 2011
- Adam Smith Award, 2011
- Arthur Ross Book Award, 2011
- TIAA-CREF Paul A. Samuelson Award, 2010
Presentation Languages: English