Understanding Global Markets: Macroeconomics for Executives

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This three-day program presents tools and frameworks to help executives understand and predict the medium-to long-run performance of economies in order to mitigate risk, develop growth plans, and make investment decisions, both locally and abroad. Participants will leave the program with a better understanding of the global economic environment and how it impacts their company and their business decisions.

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  • Tanadi S: Beautifully explained. A must for anyone interested in Macroeconomics.

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  • Debjyoti M: A seemingly dry topic was made & presented in a very interesting manner. Class room was great so was the time given for group work.

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  • Juan B: great practical approach fullfiling MIT motto mens et manus. great professor and dynamics. very enjoyable

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  • Alankrit A: Roberto Rigobon is a class act. Macro Economics was never this interesting or captivating and his passion comes right through. One of the most engaging learning experiences ever and a treat to hear from the master himself.Not to be missed.

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  • Shoma C: Absolutely engrossing, entertaining and enlightening. This is a teacher who is humble enough to share knowledge, but great enough so as to make it fun. For those of us who attended, our lives are changed - never again will we idly listen to the news about quantitative easing, or bond interest rates going up or down, or economic crisis in Greece or the austerity measures in EU... the connections between the world economy and our lives, our own financial prospects as well as our businesses' have been firmly explained and solidified in this short 3-day session. Look forward to learning more..

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  • Juan Carlos A: If you really want to understand how the world works and how to take advantage of trends and changes, you MUST take this course. Mecroeconomics does not get simpler and more impactful than this.

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  • Robert E: As effective as "Macroeconomics for Dummies" would be! Simply brilliant!

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  • Mariusz A: It was a life changing experience for me as the C level manager. The theoretical results were presented in such a lively and easy to understand manner that all the participants participated in the lectures (and by the way great show) with pleasure.

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  • Annie T: This is the course which made the most sense to me. Very good. It deserves the tuition. The professor is so lovely.

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  • Stefano M: Outstanding and funny. Macroeconomics have never been that easy and clear. Effective tools to look at economic trends and dynamics.

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"Absolutely engrossing, entertaining and enlightening. This is a teacher who is humble enough to share knowledge, but great enough so as to make it fun. For those of us who attended, our lives are changed - never again will we idly listen to the news about quantitative easing, or bond interest rates going up or down, or economic crisis in Greece or the austerity measures in EU... the connections between the world economy and our lives, our own financial prospects as well as our businesses' have been firmly explained and solidified in this short 3-day session. Look forward to learning more."  - Shoma C.


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