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Marc Chandler has been covering the global capital markets in one fashion or another for more than 25 years, working at economic consulting firms and global investment banks. Chandler attended North Central College for undergraduate work, where he majored in political science and the humanities. He holds master's degrees from Northern Illinois University and University of Pittsburgh in American History and International Political Economy. Currently Chandler teaches at New York University Center for Global Affairs, where he is an associate professor. A prolific writer and speaker he appears regularly in the press and has spoken for, and is an honorary fellow of, the Foreign Policy Association. In addition to being quoted in the financial press daily, Chandler has been published in the Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, and the Washington Post. In 2009, Chandler was named a Business Visionary by Forbes. In 2009, his book, Making Sense of the Dollar, was published by Bloomberg Press and received a Bronze Award from Independent Publishers.

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Awards & Publications

Business Visionary Forbes August 2009 Best Currency Strategy Team Global Finance 2003 Best Fundamental Analysis Global Finance January 2012 Retained top position through 2015 Keynote Speaker at William K. Tell Jr. Lecture Foreign Policy Association November 2007

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Things to Watch in the Week Ahead

"The sky is falling. The sky is falling," they cried, as equities plunged in December.  It is signaling a recession, we were told.  Instead, global equities have begun the year with a strong advance.  The S&P 500 gapped higher ahead of the wee...

Markets Finishing Week on Positive Note

Overview:  Sentiment has improved since the volatility last month spooked investors and, perhaps, some policymakers.  Global equities are rallying.  The Shanghai Composite and the Nikkei are at their best levels in almost a month, while the ...

Risk Assets Underperform as Investors Await Fresh Developments

Overview:  The capital markets remain relatively subdued as fresh trading incentives are awaited, including US corporate earnings.  Some of the enthusiasm for risk-assets has diminished.  The MSCI Emerging Markets Index has stalled after tra...

Markets are Eerily Calm

Overview: There is an eerie calm over in the capital market through the European morning today despite some ostensibly worrisome developments.  While many, like ourselves, expect UK Prime Minister May to survive a vote of confidence, it hardly...

Cool Video: Brexit--Now What?

I joined Wilf Frost, and Sara Eisen on the CNBC set at the NYSE shortly after the House of Commons delivered an unprecedented defeat to UK Prime Minister May.  Catherine Mann (Citi) and Christopher Smart (Barings).  The guests generally agreed...