Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Stephen S. Roach

Stephen S. Roach, former Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia and the firm's chief economist, is a senior fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute of Global Affairs and a senior lecturer at Yale’s School of Management. He is the author of the new book Unbalanced: The Codependency of America and China.

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Janet Yellen
Business & Finance 5

The Fed Trap

The US Federal Reserve is grappling with the disparity between its unconventional policy's success in preventing economic disaster and its failure to foster a robust recovery. Given that this… read more

bumpy road
Business & Finance 5

The Stall-Speed Syndrome

As tempting as it may be to attribute developed economies' latest growth slowdown to idiosyncratic factors, weakening performance in the US, Europe, and Japan is not so easily dismissed. In all of… read more

Xi Jinping Barack Obama
Economics 2

The Sino-American Trust Deficit

The recently concluded Strategic and Economic Dialogue between the US and China was a major disappointment. Most significant, it failed to address an increasingly corrosive trust deficit that poses… read more

Newsart for China’s Growth Puzzle
Economics 7

China’s Growth Puzzle

Though China’s economy is now slowing, the significance of this is not well understood. The downturn has nothing to do with problems in other emerging economies; in fact, it is a welcome development. read more

Newsart for America’s False Dawn
Economics 4

America’s False Dawn

Financial markets and the so-called Davos consensus are in broad agreement that something close to a classic cyclical revival in the US economy may finally be at hand. But, while the celebration may… read more

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