MIT Sloan

Executive Education Faculty

Roberto Rigobon

Society of Sloan Fellows Professor of Management
Professor of Applied Economics

Roberto Rigobon is a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a visiting professor at IESA. Since joining MIT Sloan in 1997, he has won the "Teacher of the Year" award three times and received the "Excellence in Teaching" award three times.

His areas of research are international economics, monetary economics, and development economics...

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Applied Economics

Research Center(s):
Laboratory for Financial Engineering; Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research

General Expertise:
Financial services; Banking regulation; Government; Securities and Exchange Commission; Healthcare; Economic crisis; Deflation; Economy current conditions; Inflation; Interest rates; Macroeconomics; Monetary policy; Political economy; Savings rates; Trade policy; Currency; Equities; Exchange rates; Financial markets; Stock market; Treasuries; Valuation; Developing countries; Globalization; International economics; International finance; International trade; Econometrics; Managerial economics; Sustainability; Federal Reserve; Emerging markets; Economics; Foreign investment

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Contact Information:

Office: E62-516

Tel: 617-258-8374

Fax: 617-258-6855


Support Staff:

Name: Sarah Hufford

Tel: 617-253-9746


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Heeding contagion preventing another economic crisis

Date Added: November 26, 2013

The U.S. is unflinching in its optimism and ability to move forward after a crisis, such as the 2008 recession. And yet the drawback to this reflex... more

Prices and Supply Disruptions during Natural Disasters

Date Added: October 21, 2013

We study the daily behavior of supermarket prices and product availability following two recent natural disasters: the 2010 earthquake in Chile and... more

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