• BA in economics and politics, University of Oxford
  • MA in economics, University of Manchester
  • PhD in economics, MIT.

English (fluent)

Simon Johnson

Member of the CASE Advisory Council

Member of the CASE Advisory Council



Current Positions:

  • Ronald A. Kurtz Associate Professor, Sloan School of Management, MIT,
  • Faculty Research Fellow, NBER research groups on corporate finance and international macroeconomics,
  • Member of the CASE Advisory Board,
  • Non-resident scholar at the Asian Institute for Corporate Governance of Korea University.
  • Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C.
  • Member of the Congressional Budget Office's Panel of Economic Advisers

Previous Positions:

  • Member of the US Securities and Exchange Commission's Advisory Committee on Market Information (2000-2001),
  • Economic Counsellor (chief economist) and Director of International Monetary Fund's Research Department (March 2007-August 2008)


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