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Professor Willem Buiter FBA

About this Fellow




Current post

  • Global Chief Economist, Citigroup, New York; Chair in European Political Economy, London School of Economics and Political Science

Past Appointments

  • Cassel Professor of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1982 - 1985
  • Juan T Trippe Professor of International Economics, Yale University, 1990 - 1994
  • Professor of International Macroeconomics, University of Cambridge, 1994 - 2000


Time preference and international lending and borrowing in an overlapping generations model J Political Economy 1981

Financial markets and European monetary co-operation 1998

The fiscal theory of the price level: a critique Economic J 2002

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