Chicago Booth & Tuck Alumni Reception
July 29, 2010: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Please join us for a special joint summmertime event in Maine with Tuck and the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.
Home of Missy and Dick Curran T'73
2 Lady Cove
Our hosts Missy and Dick Curran T'73 cordially invite you and your guest to a Cocktail Reception at their home.
Robert Z. Aliber, retired professor of international economics and finance at The University of Chicago, a visiting professor at Tuck and Hanover native, will offer brief remarks on "Will the Euro and the Yuan Torpedo the Dollar?"
Robert Z. Aliber (Speaker)
Retired Professor, Chicago Booth
Robert Z. Aliber joined the faculty of the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago in 1965 and retired in 2004 as Professor of International Economics and Finance. While at Chicago he developed the Center for Studies in International Finance. Prior to joining the Chicago facuity, Aliber was Senior Economic Advisor, Agency for International Development, Department of State. Aliber has written extensively about international financial issues, including changes in crossborder capital flows and changes in currency values; his publications include "The New International Money Game" and "The Multinational Paradigm". He brought out fifth edition of "Manias, Panics, and Crashes"; the previous editions were authored by Charles P. Kindleberger. In the early 1980s he wrote a book on personal finance, "Your Money and Your Life." Aliber has been the National Westminister Professor of International Finance at the London Business School, the Bundesbank Professor at the Free University of Berlin, and a visiting Professor at the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, Brandeis University, and Williams College. He has been the JPMorgan Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin and a visiting scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars in Washington. Aliber has been a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, and a consultant to the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Aliber received his Ph.D degree from Yale University, and Bachelors Degrees from Williams College and Cambridge University.