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Prof. Kenneth Rogoff On Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: The Fear Factor in Global Markets

CAMBRIDGE – The phenomenal market volatility of the past year owes much to genuine risks and uncertainties about factors such as Chinese growth, European banks, and the oil glut. For the first two months More...

Prof. Kenneth Rogoff On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: The Great Escape from China

CAMBRIDGE – Since 2016 began, the prospect of a major devaluation of China’s renminbi has been hanging over global markets like the Sword of Damocles. No other source of policy uncertainty has been as destabilizing. More...

Prof. Kenneth Rogoff On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: Oil Prices and Global Growth

CAMBRIDGE – One of the biggest economic surprises of 2015 is that the stunning drop in global oil prices did not deliver a bigger boost to global growth. Despite the collapse in prices, from over $115 per More...

Prof. Kenneth Rogoff On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: A New Deal for Debt Overhangs?

The International Monetary Fund’s acknowledgement that Greece’s debt is unsustainable could prove to be a watershed moment for the global financial system. Clearly, heterodox policies to deal with high More...

Prof. Kenneth Rogoff On Monday, April 6th, 2015

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: Will China’s Infrastructure Bank Work?

 With China set to lead a new $50 billion international financial institution, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), most of the debate has centered on the United States’ futile efforts to More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: What Is Plan B for Greece?

Financial markets have greeted the election of Greece’s new far-left government in predictable fashion. But, though the Syriza party’s victory sent Greek equities and bonds plummeting, there is little More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: Do Economic Sanctions Work?

With Western economic sanctions against Russia, Iran, and Cuba in the news, it is a good time to take stock of the debate on just how well such measures work. The short answer is that economic sanctions More...

Jewish Business News Service On Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Professor of Economics at Harvard University Kenneth Rogoff: Celebrity Central Bankers

– /By Kenneth Rogoff / Why do the comments of major economies’ central bankers command outsize attention nowadays? It is not as if they change interest rates all of the time. Nor have they developed More...

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