Dr Raghuram Rajan
Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Dr Raghuram Rajan is Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business. Prior to resuming teaching, Dr Rajan was the Chief Economist at the IMF between 2003 and 2006. He has also chaired the Committee on Financial Sector Reforms, which submitted its report to the Prime Minister of India in September 2008. In November 2008, Dr Rajan was appointed economic advisor to the Prime Minister. His papers have been published in all the top economics and finance journals, and he has served on the editorial board of the American Economic Review and the Journal of Finance.