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Economics Program and Levy Economics Institute present

Economics Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Economics Seminar Series

Will the U.S. Embrace Euro 'Misery'?

Marshall Auerback
Institute for New Economic Thinking
Marshall Auerback, a Director of Institutional Partnerships at the Institute for New Economic Thinking, also has 30 years’ experience in the investment management business, serving as a global portfolio strategist for Pinetree Capital, a Canadian-based fund management group, an economic consultant to PIMCO, the world’s largest bond fund management group, a Research Associate for the Levy Institute, and a Research Fellow for the Economists for Peace and Security. From 1983-1987, he was an investment manager at GT Management (Asia) Limited in Hong Kong, where he focussed on the markets of Hong Kong, the ASEAN countries (Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia, and Thailand), New Zealand and Australia. From 1988-91, Mr Auerback was based in Tokyo, where his Pacific Rim expertise was broadened to include the Japanese stock market. From 1992-95, Mr Auerback worked in New York for the Tiedemann Investment group, where he ran an emerging markets’ hedge fund. From 1996-99, he worked as an international economics strategist for Veneroso Associates, which provided macroeconomic strategy to a number of leading institutional investors, including the World Bank, as well as helping Mr. Veneroso to research the “Gold Book Annual 1998”.. From 1999-2002, he managed the Prudent Global Fixed Income Fund for David W. Tice & Associates, a USVI-based investment management firm, and assisted with the management of the Prudent Bear Fund. Mr Auerback graduated magna cum laude in Economics and Philosophy from Canada’s Queen’s University in 1981 and received a law degree from Corpus Christi College, Oxford University in 1983.
With the return of free pizza!
This talk is part of the ongoing Economics seminar series, which is dedicated to facilitate the access and exchange of economic ideas to the greater Bard community.

Time: 4:45 pm

Location: Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium