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Kim Schoenholtz

Kim Schoenholtz

Kim Schoenholtz is professor of management practice in the economics department of New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business, where he teaches courses on money, banking and financial markets, and on macroeconomics. He also is director of Stern's Center for Global Economy and Business.

Schoenholtz joined Stern in 2009. Previously, he was Managing Director and Senior Advisor in Citigroup’s Economic and Market Analysis (EMA) department. He served as Citigroup’s global chief economist from 1997 until 2005.

Schoenholtz started his career as a market economist at Salomon Brothers in 1986, working in its New York, Tokyo, and London operations. He was named Salomon’s chief economist in 1997, and subsequently became chief economist at Salomon Smith Barney and at Citigroup.

Schoenholtz was a visiting scholar at the Bank of Japan’s Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies from 1983 to 1985. He received an M.Phil. in economics from Yale University in 1982 and an A.B. from Brown University in 1977. He also studied for one year in Marburg, Germany (1978–79).

Schoenholtz was named in 2015 as a member of the Financial Research Advisory Committee of the U.S. Treasury’s Office of Financial Research. He also is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a panel member of the U.S. Monetary Policy Forum. Previously, he served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London. 

Schoenholtz co-authors, along with Stephen Cecchetti, a blog at

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