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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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FOMC, EMU PMI, and Pre-G20 Positioning: Crossroads and Crosswinds

The week ahead is likely to provide some clarification for investors on three fronts that have been a source of uncertainty.  The FOMC meeting, with updated forecasts, is center stage.  The credit markets are pushing the Fed to be aggressive b...

Waning Risk Appetite Going into the Weekend

Overview:  Worries about an escalation in the Gulf following US accusations that Iran was behind yesterday's two attacks and weaker growth impulses, while trade tensions remain high, are dampening risk appetites ahead of the weekend.  Equities ...

Great Graphic: Euro's (OECD) PPP

US President Trump recently bemoaned the fact that the euro is undervalued.  While his critics complain that he is prone to exaggeration, in this case, the euro is undervalued.  This Great Graphic is a long-term chart of the euro has moved a...

Financial Statecraft or Whack-a-Mole

Overview: After roiling the markets by threatening escalating tariffs on Mexico, US President Trump has threatened China that if Xi does not meet him and return to the positions that the US claims it had previously, he will through on imposing...

Great Graphic : Euro's (OECD) PPP

US President Trump recently bemoaned the fact that the euro is undervalued.  While his critics complain that he is prone to exaggeration, in this case, the euro is undervalued.  This Great Graphic a 30-year chart of the euro has moved around ...