Former U.S. Ambassador to Greece and NATO, Former U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, Former White House Special Assistant and Professor, Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
Former Chairman, Federal ReserveOne of the greatest public servants of this century, Paul Volcker has been a major architect of US financial and economic policy, serving under six presidents from John F. Kennedy to Ronald Reagan.
Founding Principle of Beacon Economics; Economic ForecasterChristopher Thornberg is Founding Partner of Beacon Economics, LLC and widely considered to be one of California's leading economists. An expert in economic forecasting, regional economics, employment and labor markets, economic policy, and industry and real estate analysis, he was one of the earliest and most accurate predictors of the subprime mortgage market crash that began in 2007, and of the global economic recession that followed.
Economist, Actor, Author, and Pop Culture IconAn authentic Renaissance man, celebrity speaker Ben Stein has done just about everything in his career, making him one of the most recognizable faces and voices in America today. He is the former host of the Emmy-laden game show Win Ben Stein's Money, and can anyone forget the role in Ferris Bueller's Day Off that made him a household name? Anyone, anyone?
The Will Rogers of economicsThe "Will Rogers of Economics!" That's what Dr. Gene Stanaland has been called, because he has the ability to make a complex subject such as economics understandable and entertaining.