Biography of the Author Kenneth Rogoff

Kenneth Rogoff

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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    Commentary: Where is the fun of playing chess against a robot?

    Computers and computer databases have made chess a truly universal sport without dialing back a love for the game, says Kenneth Rogoff.
  2. The Queen's Gambit Beth Harmon

    Commentary: Netflix hit The Queen’s Gambit and the love for a painfully slow game

    The story is set in a time with no cell phones, social media or computer chess programmes. Life was slower then, as it now seems to be during the ...
  3. A China Railway High-speed bullet train runs towards Beijing South Railway Station

    Commentary: After a deep recession, advanced economies must start reinvesting in infrastructure

    The recent burst in infrastructure enthusiasm risks becoming a missed opportunity, says Kenneth Rogoff.
  4. FILE PHOTO: An employee of a bank counts US dollar notes at a branch in Hanoi

    Commentary: US dollar could face turning point soon

    Exchange rates have been relatively stable compared to expectations but inconsistencies may lead the US dollar into uncertain territory soon, says ...
  5. People walk on Wall St. in front of the NYSE in New York

    Commentary: Stock market valuations soar while everyone else suffers

    The crisis has disproportionately affected small businesses and low-income workers who are essential for the real economy – but not so much equity ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: The outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Nantes

    Commentary: World’s struggle with coronavirus will affect growth and employment for a long time

    The insecurity fueled by COVID-19 will weigh on the global economy long after the worst is in the past, says an economist.
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    Commentary: COVID-19 is an opportunity to move away from cash

    The post-pandemic world will move very fast in payments technologies and central banks must lead the way, says Professor Kenneth Rogoff.
  8. Flags of U.S. and China are displayed at AICC's booth during China International Fair for Trad

    Commentary: No country will survive deglobalisation

    Building resilience in the current open system does not mean tearing down the entire system and starting over again, says Professor Kenneth Rogoff.
  9. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington

    Commentary: It is time central banks and governments shoot for negative interest rates

    A once-in-a-century crisis calls for massive government intervention including dispensing with market-based allocation mechanisms, says Professor ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: The Wall St. Bull is seen standing on a nearly empty Broadway in the financial district

    Commentary: COVID-19 collapse exceeds any recession in the last 150 years

    The key questions now are how bad the recession will be and how long it will last, says Kenneth Rogoff.