Eswar S. Prasad

Spotlight:Eswar Prasad

  • Expertise: economics, finance, political science and international relations
  • Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is a former head of the IMF’s China division.
  • Holds a PhD in Economics from University of Chicago (1992)
  • Holds a MA in Economics from Brown University (1986)
  • Author of The Dollar Trap: How the U.S. Dollar Tightened Its Grip on Global Finance