Danny M. Leipziger

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Danny M. Leipziger

Professor of the Practice of International Business

Full-time Faculty


Office Phone: 202-994-8202


Development Economics, International Economic Policy, Macro and Economic Growth

The Globalization Outlook After the Crisis, The Role of New Economic Powers, Potential Growth in Korea, and Re-Growing Growth After the Crisis

Ph. D., Brown University

"Letter: Leaders require co-ordinated response to beat stagflation" for Financial Times, 2022

"Explainer: Argentine Debt - Back to the 80s?" interview with Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation, January, 2022

"Restarting the Global Economy: Harnessing the Forces of Economic Growth" with Michael Spence, James Manyika, and Ravi Kanbur in A Growth Dialogue Bellagio White Paper, Washington, D.C., 2015

"Korean Housing Finance, Household Debt, and Economic Growth" with Yoon Shik Park and Jeehoon Park in World Economics, September 2015

"The Role and Influence of International Financial Institution" with B. Currie-Adler et. al. in International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects, Oxford University Press, 2014 

"Africa's Urbanization: Challenges and Opportunities" with M. Freire and S. Lall (co-authors), J. Lin and C. Monga (eds) in The Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics: Context and Concepts, Oxford University Press, Vol. 1, 2014

"Growth Strategies for Africa in a Changing Global Environment" with S. Yusuf (co-author), A. Norman and J. Stiglitz (ed) in Industrial Policy and Economic Transformation in AfricaColumbia University Press, New York, 2014

"Globalization and Growth: Implications for a Post-Crisis World" with Michael Spence in Commission on Growth and Development, The World Bank for the CGD, Washington, D. C. 2010

"Stuck in the Middle: Is Fiscal Policy Failing the Middle Class?" with Antonio Estache in The Brookings Institution, Washington, D. C. 2009

“Fiscal Policy, Distribution, and the Middle Class" with A. Estache in Stuck in the Middle: Is Fiscal  Policy Failing the Middle Class ( Brookings, 2009) pp. 1-23

“The New Economic Powers: Leadership Opportunities Post-Crisis" with W. O’Boyle in World Economics, Vol. 10, N. 3 (July-Sept, 2009)

“Globalization Revisited” in Globalization and Growth, Commission on Growth and Development, Washington, D. C. 2009, pp 3-33

“Raising Korea’s Future Growth rate” with E. Ianchovichina in World Economics, Vol.9, No. 4 (Oct-Dec. 2008)