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Niall Ferguson

Speaker Niall Ferguson economist and business keynote speaker

Speaker:

NIALL FERGUSON

 Internationally Acclaimed Author, Named one of TIME Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World”

Topics:

Those With Guns and Those Who Dig: The World Economy After the Crisis

The Ascent and Descent of Money: What Went Wrong with Western Finance?

Rebuilding Capitalism after the Global Financial Crisis

Globalization: Past, Present and Possible Futures

Political Risk and the Global Business Environment

Business Empires: How Big Companies Rise and Fall

Is This the Chinese Century?


Named by TIME Magazine as one of the ‘100 Most Influential People in the World,’ keynote speaker Niall Ferguson is a public intellectual whose work impacts industry, finance, government, and academia. Controversial, expansive, and eloquent, Mr. Ferguson has been called “the most talented British historian of his generation.

Speaker Niall Ferguson is one of the world’s leading historians of the global economy and author of such internationally-acclaimed works as- Colossus: The Price of America’s Empire; The Pity of War; The Cash Nexus: Money and Power in the Modern World; Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order and The Lessons for Global Power and the award-winning, History of the House of Rothschild.

The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World was published in 2008 and was also an acclaimed PBS series, winning the International Emmy award for Best Documentary. The book was also shortlisted for the Gerald Loeb Business Book of the Year. High Financier: The Lives and Time of Siegmund Warburg appeared in 2010. Last year he published Civilization: The West and the Rest, also a Channel 4/PBS documentary series.

A prolific commentator on contemporary economics and politics for the American and British press (as well as an experienced radio and television presenter), his work regularly appears in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Foreign Affairs, The New York Review of Books and many other publications.

Speaker Niall Ferguson

Those With Guns and Those Who Dig: The World Economy After the Crisis

The Ascent and Descent of Money: What Went Wrong with Western Finance?

Rebuilding Capitalism after the Global Financial Crisis

Globalization: Past, Present and Possible Futures

Political Risk and the Global Business Environment

Business Empires: How Big Companies Rise and Fall

Is This the Chinese Century?