Leading economist who predicted the 2007 financial crisis
Global macroeconomic trends & risks
Global finance & financial crises
US economic outlook
Technology's economic impact
New York, USA
Nouriel Roubini is one of the most influential economic thinkers of his generation.
He famously predicted in 2005-2006 that a US housing bust would threaten to sink the global economy. At the time he was nicknamed "Dr. Doom", but the ensuing financial crisis proved he was correct.
Nouriel is currently Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of Business. He is Chairman of Roubini Macro Associates, a global macroeconomic consultancy firm in New York.
As well as his academic credentials, Nouriel has extensive policy-making experience. From 1998-2000, he served as the Senior Economist for International Affairs on the White House Council of Economic Advisors and then Senior Advisor to the Undersecretary for International Affairs at the U.S. Treasury Department, helping to resolve the Asian and global financial crises, among other issues. He has also advised the IMF and World Bank, as well other public bodies
From 2005-2016, Nouriel was Co-founder and Chairman of Roubini Global Economics. The firm's website was named one of the best economics web resources by BusinessWeek, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal and the Economist.
Nouriel is also a prolific public intellectual and commentator on macroeconomic themes. His best-selling books include Bailouts or Bail-ins? Responding to Financial Crises in Emerging Markets, and Crisis Economics: A Crash Course in the Future of Finance.
Nouriel's track record in predicting economic trends and risks speaks for itself.
His perspective on the state of the global economy and international finance is a must-have resource for business leaders navigating an increasingly volatile and uncertain landscape.