Senior Macroeconomic Analyst
Matt has worked as an editorial consultant to the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Economist Intelligence Unit and other global macro-institutions. He wrote about markets and economics for U.S. News & World Report, Bloomberg News and Investor’s Business Daily, among other publications. He also worked for several years as head of political economy for a Financial Times-owned macroeconomic consulting firm, advising hedge funds around the world. Matt’s claim to fame is that he’s interviewed two U.S. presidents and has spoken with five Federal Reserve Chairs from Paul Volcker through Jerome Powell. Matt also served as The Oxford Club’s Editorial Director for two years.
Articles by Matt Benjamin
An Investment in Rising Inequality
January 22, 2020
These next technology revolutions will boost productivity and raise living standards for all…
These Truths Are No Longer True
December 17, 2019
“When the facts change, I change my mind. What do […]
A White – and Green – Christmas Ahead
December 5, 2019
These are great investing opportunities, whether you’re hoping for a white or a green Christmas…
Why Are Some Countries So Rich and Some So Poor?
November 26, 2019
Some theorists say the great global wealth divide is a cultural issue…
Win a Scholarship!
November 21, 2019
We’re taking the battle against financial illiteracy to another level…
Can Stocks Go Any Higher?
November 19, 2019
If investors continue to believe the economy is strong and that there are great opportunities in the market… then the entire market can definitely head higher.