Found 135 article(s) for author 'Kenneth Rogoff'

Kenneth Rogoff on Growth, Inequality, Financial Crises, and the Future of Money

Kenneth Rogoff on Growth, Inequality, Financial Crises, and the Future of Money April 2018. GrowthPolicy’s Devjani Roy interviewed Kenneth Rogoff, Professor of Economics and Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy at Harvard University on Growth, Inequality, Financial Crises, and the Future of Money. | Click here for more interviews like this one. Links: Kenneth Rogoff’s […]

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Will China Really Supplant US Economic Hegemony?

Will China Really Supplant US Economic Hegemony? Kenneth Rogoff, April 2, 2018, Opinion, “As artificial intelligence reshapes the global economy, economists who once argued that China’s massive population would propel it to superpower status should rethink that assumption. In fact, as the global economy reaches higher stages of development, China’s labor advantage today could become a handicap tomorrow.Link

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Kenneth Rogoff concerned by the dark side of the technology revolution

Kenneth Rogoff concerned by the dark side of the technology revolution. Kenneth Rogoff, March 9, 2018, Video, “Harvard University economics professor and world-class chess player Kenneth Rogoff is caught on the horns of a dilemma.On the one hand, the former International Monetary Fund chief economist believes a disruptive technological revolution is underway that will boost dwindling productivity and lift economic growth.Link

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A decade from now, bitcoin is more likely to be $100 than $100,000

A decade from now, bitcoin is more likely to be $100 than $100,000. Kenneth Rogoff, March 5, 2018, Video, “The likelihood of bitcoin prices falling to $100 is greater than that of the digital currency trading at $100,000 a decade from now, Harvard University professor and economist Kenneth Rogoff said on Tuesday. “I think bitcoin will be worth a tiny fraction of what it is now if we’re headed out 10 years from now … I would see $100 as being a lot more likely than $100,000 ten years from now,” Rogoff told CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”“” Link

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Economists vs. Scientists on Long-Term Growth

Economists vs. Scientists on Long-Term Growth. Kenneth Rogoff, March 2, 2018, Opinion, “Artificial intelligence researchers and conventional economists may have very different views about the impact of new technologies. But right now, and forgetting the possibility of an existential battle between man and machine, it seems quite plausible to expect a significant pickup in productivity growth over the next five years.Link

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Trump And China Biggest Risks To Global Economy

Trump And China Biggest Risks To Global Economy. Kenneth Rogoff, January 24, 2018, Video, “The global economy is projected to grow at a stronger pace this year than the last, but that’s not without risks, according to Harvard Economist Kenneth Rogoff. And “one of them is coming to Davos.” The International Monetary Fund recently revised its global growth projections upward for 2018 after nine years of downgrades. But this outlook is subject to risks, he told BloombergQuint on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland. Besides U.S. President Donald Trump, risks coming in from China and a faster-than-expected pace of policy rate hikes by global central banks could jeopardise the “economic calm”.” Link

 

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