|Jeffrey E. Garten|
Juan Trippe Professor in the Practice of International Trade, Finance, and Business
Jeffrey E. Garten was dean of the school from November 1995 to June 2005. Prior to that he was undersecretary of commerce for international trade, 1993-1995, where he focused on trade and investment negotiations and policy towards big emerging markets -- particularly China, India, and Brazil. Before government service he spent 13 years on Wall Street. As a managing director of Lehman Brothers, he specialized in debt restructuring in Latin America, built up Lehman's investment banking business in Asia, and restructured some of the world's largest shipping companies in Hong Kong. Later he worked on mergers and acquisitions for The Blackstone Group. From 1997-2005 he wrote a monthly column for BusinessWeek on major challenges facing global business leaders. His articles have also appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, and the Harvard Business Review.
"Leading a Global Company"
"Understanding Global Financial Centers"
"Wall Street and Washington: Markets, Policies, and Politics"
"Managing Global Catastrophes"
International Study Trips with Students
Singapore: Public-Private Governance, 2007, 2008
London, Dubai, Hong Kong: What Makes a Competitive
Financial Center?, 2008, 2009
Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong: China in the Global Financial
Market, 2010, 2011, 2012
Chairman of Garten Rothkopf, a consulting firm which works with corporations and other institutions on long-term global strategies.
Current Corporate Boards of Directors
Credit Suisse Asset Management
Standard & Poor's ("Board of Managers")
Nonprofit Board of Trustees
The International Rescue Committee
Miller Buckfire (Financial Restructuring Firm)
Calpine Energy, Inc.
The Conference Board
Toyota International Advisory Board
The Politics of Fortune: A New Agenda for Business Leaders, Harvard Business School Press, November 2002
The Mind of the CEO, Perseus/Basic Books, February 2001
World View: Global Strategies for the New Economy, (editor and introduction), Harvard Business School Press, 2000
The Big Ten: Big Emerging Markets and How They Will Change Our Lives, Basic Books, 1997, 1998
A Cold Peace: America, Japan, Germany and the Struggle for Supremacy, Times Books, 1992, 1993
"The Next Wave of the Crisis," Newsweek, May 28, 2010
"Markets Rule," Newsweek, May 7, 2010
"Towards a Post-dollar World," What Matters (McKinsey & Co. Publication), December 14, 2009
"The Dangers of Turning Inward," Wall Street Journal, March 1, 2009
"The Big Bang of Bailouts," Newsweek, December 13, 2008
"We Need A New Global Monetary Authority," Financial Times, September 26, 2008
"The Next President and the Dollar," The International Economy, Spring, 2008
"We Need Rules For Sovereign Funds," Financial Times, August 8, 2007
"Wall Street Has No Need to Join a Race to the Bottom," Financial Times, December 4, 2006
"The Global Economic Challenge," Foreign Affairs, January/February, 2005
"Bush's Guns -and- Butter Dilemma," Business Week, March 17, 2003
"A New Year, A New Agenda," The Economist, January 4, 2003
"From New Economy to Siege Economy: Globalization, Foreign Policy, and the CEO Agenda," Strategy & Business, Issue 26, First Quarter, 2002
"Lessons for the Next Financial Crisis," Foreign Affairs, March/April, 1999
"Opening the Doors for Business in China," Harvard Business Review, May/June, 1998
PhD Johns Hopkins University, 1980
MA Johns Hopkins University, 1972
BA Dartmouth College, 1968
Military Service, 1968-1972
Lieutenant, 82nd Airborne Division
Captain, Special Forces
Advisor, Royal Thai Army