Chief Economist, IHS Markit
Dr. Nariman Behravesh is Chief Economist of IHS Markit, where he
oversees the work of more than 400 Professionals and directs the
entire economic forecasting process.
He has responsibility for developing the economic outlook
and risk analysis for the United States, Europe, Japan, China and
emerging markets. He has been covering the global economy for
nearly 40 years. Dr. Behravesh frequently is cited by leading
business publications, including the Wall Street Journal, the New
York Times, the Financial Times, USA Today, Investor's Business
Daily, Business Week, Newsweek, Fortune, Forbes and US News &
World Report. He also appears regularly on national radio and
television programs, including BBC World Business Report, NBC
Nightly News, CNN Headline News, The News Hour with Jim Lehrer
(PBS), Fox News, CNBC, Bloomberg TV and Radio, All Things
Considered and Marketplace on National Public Radio. Dr.
Behravesh's university degrees include a Bachelor of Science from
the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.), Cambridge,
Mass., U.S., as well as a master's and a doctorate in economics
from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. He is
the author of Spin-Free Economics: A No-Nonsense, Nonpartisan Guide
to Today's Global Economic Debates (McGraw-Hill).