Economics & Finance Speakers

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...

Geopolitical strategist, Demographer, and AuthorPeter Zeihan is a geopolitical strategist who has lived in the world of international affairs throughout his career. He launched his own firm, Zeihan on Geopolitics, in 2012 in order to specialize in customized executive briefings for his clients. ...

International Political EconomistMarvin Zonis is a Professor at the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago. He also heads Marvin Zonis + Associates, a political risk consulting firm in Chicago, and is a co-founder and Chairman of DSD, a software development company based...

Chief Economist and Co-founder of Moody's Economy.comA respected economist who has the ear of policy-makers around the world, Mark Zandi is a “go-to” source in helping to understand the complexities behind an economy in flux....

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,...

Winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economics, Author of the Bestseller, Globalization and Its Discontents, Columbia University Graduate School of Business Professor and Former World Bank Chief EconomistRegarded as one of the best economic minds of his generation, Joseph E. Stiglitz is the...

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...

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....

Author of The Future for Investors and Stocks for the Long Run, the legendary Jeremy Siegel offers sage economic advice for today’s economic climateOne of the most sophisticated personal finance experts in the country, Jeremy Siegel goes well beyond the basic issues and beyond...