Zvi Eckstein: A Former Central Banker's View of Economic and Social Hot Spots
On: 11/28/2011 Views: 59
Fragile stability probably best describes how visiting Wharton finance professor Zvi Eckstein sees the world. From Cairo's Tahrir Square to Wall Street and beyond, the former deputy governor of the Bank of Israel recently shared his thoughts with Knowledge@Wharton about the world's economic and social hot spots. As 2011 draws to a close, people around the world -- including those in his home country, Israel -- face numerous challenges whose solutions are hardly easy.