Ms. Sara Johnson is Senior Research Director of Global Economics with IHS Global Insight.
In this role, she helps clients assess worldwide business and financial opportunities and risks. Ms. Johnson co-authors the Global Executive Summary, manages the Executive Strategy Council and presents the IHS economic outlook at international conferences. She has 40 years of experience in econometric modeling, macroeconomic and regional forecasting, and economic policy analysis. She was previously North American research director and chief regional economist with Standard & Poor’s DRI, a predecessor of IHS Global Insight. She is a director of the NABE Foundation and a former director of the National Association for Business Economics. A member of The Boston Economic Club and American Economic Association, Ms. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Mathematics from Wellesley College, Wellesley, Mass., U.S., and a Master of Arts in Economics, with concentrations in finance and macroeconomic theory, from Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., U.S.