GSOM Welcomes Stephen Roach – Non-Executive Chairman, Morgan Stanley – Asia




Stephen Roach

Non-Executive Chairman, Morgan Stanley – Asia

“The Changing Financial Climate in Asia:

 China’s Growing Role in the World”

Stephen Roach is a Senior Fellow and Senior Lecturer with the Jackson Institute and Yale’s School of Management. He has spent twenty-eight years in senior position at Morgan Stanley – the bulk of that time as Chief Economist and more recently as Chairman of the firm’s Asian businesses. In addition to his position at Yale, he remains the Non-Executive Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Roach served on the research staff of the Federal Reserve Board and was also a research fellow at the Brookings Institution.

Stephen Roach has long been one of Wall Street’s most influential economists. His current research covers a broad range of topics, with recent emphasis on globalization, the emergence of China, productivity and the macro paybacks of information technology. His work has appeared in academic journals, books, congressional testimony and on the op-ed pages of The Financial Times, The New York Times, The Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal. Roach’s opinions on the global economy have been known to shape policy from Beijing to Washington.

His most recent book, “The Next Asia: Opportunities and Challenges for a New Globalization” analyzes Asia’s economic imbalances and the dangers of the region’s dependences on Western consumers. It was recently named book of the year by CBN – China’s equivalent of the Wall Street Journal.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

7:30 p.m.

Razzo Hall, Traina Center

Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis