Economist Nouriel Roubini joins Rail Editor-at-Large Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky). We conclude with a poetry reading from Alex Cuff.
Nouriel Roubini is a professor of economics at New York University’s Stern School of Business. He is also CEO of Roubini Macro Associates, LLC, a global macroeconomic consultancy firm in New York, as well as Co-Founder of Rosa & Roubini Associates based out of London. He has published numerous theoretical, empirical and policy papers on international macroeconomic issues and coauthored several books. Dr. Roubini’s views on global economic issues are widely cited by the media, and he is a frequent commentator on various business news programs. Dr. Roubini received an undergraduate degree at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy, and a doctorate in economics at Harvard University. Prior to joining Stern, he was on the faculty of Yale University’s department of economics.
Paul D. Miller, aka DJ Spooky
Composer, multimedia artist, and writer Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky) makes work that immerses audiences in a blend of genres, global culture, and environmental and social issues. Miller has collaborated with an array of recording artists, including Metallica, Chuck D, Steve Reich, and Yoko Ono. His 2018 album DJ Spooky Presents: Phantom Dancehall debuted at #3 on Billboard Reggae. He is an Editor-at-Large of the Brooklyn Rail.
The Rail has a tradition of ending our conversations with a poem, and we’re fortunate to have Alex Cuff reading.
Alex Cuff is a writer and public school teacher living in Brooklyn. Her chapbooks include FAMILY, A NATURAL WONDER and I TRY OUT A SENTENCE TO SEE WHETHER I BELIEVE. She’s a graduate of the Milton Avery School of the Arts at Bard College and co-founding editor of No, Dear magazine.