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Joyce Chang is managing director and head of emerging markets strategy and emerging markets Americas client business at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Ethan Harris is chief U.S. economist and managing director at Lehman Brothers.
Nouriel Roubini is the co-founder and chairman of Roubini Global Economics, an innovative economic and geostrategic information service and consultancy named one of the best economics websites by Business Week, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal and The Economist. He is also a professor of economics at New York University's Stern School of Business.
Dr. Roubini has extensive policy experience as well as broad academic credentials. From 1998 to 2000, he served as the Senior Economist for International Affairs at the White House Council of Economic Advisors and then the Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for International Affairs at the U.S. Treasury Department, helping to resolve the Asian and global financial crises among other issues. The International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and numerous other prominent public and private institutions have drawn upon his consulting expertise.
He has published over 70 theoretical empirical and policy papers on international macroeconomic issues and co-authored the books Political Cycles: Theory and Evidence, Bailouts or Bail-ins?, Responding to Financial Crises in Emerging Markets and Crisis Economics–A Crash Course in the Future of Finance. Dr. Roubini's views on global economics issues are widely cited by the media, and he is a frequent commentator on various business news programs. He has been the subject of extended profiles in the New York Times Magazine and other leading current-affairs publications. The Financial Times has also provided extensive coverage of Dr. Roubini's viewpoints.
Dr. Roubini received an undergraduate degree at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy and a Ph.D. in economics at Harvard University. Prior to joining Stern, he was on the faculty of Yale University's department of economics.
Daniel K. Tarullo
Daniel K. Tarullo is Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center and, during the Fall 2004 semester, Frederick H. Shultz Class of 1951 Professor of International Economic Policy at Princeton.
Professor Tarullo teaches in the areas of international economic regulation, international law, and banking law. From 1993 to 1998 he was, successively, Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs, Deputy Assistant to the President for Economic Policy, and Assistant to the President for International Economic Policy.
From 1995 to 1998 he was also President Clinton's personal representative to the G7/G8 group of industrialized nations. Prior to joining the Administration, he had practiced law for several years in Washington, served as chief counsel on the staff of Senator Edward M. Kennedy, and taught at Harvard Law School. Professor Tarullo is also a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.