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Global Financial Institutions

JIM ADAMS Former Country Director for Tanzania and Uganda, The World Bank interview
STANLEY FISCHER First Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, 1994-2001 interview
NEMAT SHAFIK Vice President for Private Sector Development and Infrastructure, The World Bank interview
JAMES WOLFENSOHN President, The World Bank interview



DAVID LEE Managing Director, Pacific Capital Group interview | video
NARAYANA MURTHY Founder and CEO of Infosys Technology interview | video
VLADIMIR POTANIN President, Interros Holding Company interview | video
SIRIVAT VORAVETVUTHIKUN Former Real Estate Developer, Thailand interview


Investment Bankers

BORIS JORDAN President, The Sputnik Group interview | video

Fund Managers

MARK MOBIUS President, Templeton Emerging Markets interview


Union Representatives

KEN CAPSTICK Former Chairman, Yorkshire National Union of Mineworkers interview
THEA LEE Assistant Director for International Economics, AFL-CIO interview


Heads of State (current or former)

ANAND PANYARACHUN Prime Minister of Thailand, 1991-1993 interview
BILL CLINTON U.S. President of the United States of America, 1993-2001 video
VICENTE FOX President of Mexico interview
MIKHAIL GORBACHEV General Secretary, Communist Party, USSR, 1985-1991 interview | video
RICARDO LAGOS President of Chile interview | video
LEE KUAN YEW Senior Minister of Singapore interview | profile | video
DR. MAHATHIR BIN MOHAMAD Prime Minister of Malaysia interview | profile
BENJAMIN MKAPA President of Tanzania interview
GONZALO "GONI" SANCHEZ DE LOZADA President of Bolivia, 1993-1997, 2002-2003 interview | video
LECH WALESA President of Poland, 1990-1995 interview | profile | video

Appointed/Elected Officials

LORD KENNETH BAKER Conservative Party Minister of British Parliament, 1981-1992 interview
LESZEK BALCEROWICZ Deputy Prime Minister for Finance of Poland, 1989-1991 interview | video
TONY BENN Labor Party Minister of British Parliament, 1950-2001 interview | profile
GORDON BROWN Labor Party Finance Minister (Chancellor of the Exchequer) interview
JORGE CASTANEDA Foreign Minister of Mexico 2001-2003 interview
BARBARA CASTLE Labor Party Minister of British Parliament, 1945-1979 interview
DOMINGO CAVALLO Economy Minister of Argentina, 1991-1996, 2001 interview | video
RICHARD CHENEY U.S. Vice President of the United States of America interview | profile
P. CHIDAMBARAM Finance Minister of India, 1996-1998 interview | video
ANATOLY CHUBAIS First Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, 1994-1996 interview | profile | video
BILL CLINTON President of the United States of America, 1993-2001 video
JON CORZINE First Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, 1994-2001 interview
ALEJANDRO FOXLEY Finance Minister of Chile, 1990-1994 interview
YEGOR GAIDAR Acting Prime Minister of Russia, 1992 interview | video
RICHARD GEPHARDT Democratic Leader, U.S. House of Representatives, 1989-2002 interview | profile
NEWT GINGRICH Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1995-1999 interview | profile
LEE HSIEN LOONG Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore interview
LARRY LINDSEY Assistant to the U.S. President for Economic Policy, 2001-2002 interview
LORD CECIL PARKINSON Conservative Party Minister of British Parliament, 1981-1983, 1987-1989 interview
JAIRAM RAMESH Senior Economic Advisor to India's Congress Party, 1991-1998 interview | video
ROBERT RUBIN U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1995-1999 interview
EISUKE SAKAKIBARA Minister of Finance for International Affairs of Japan, 1997-1999 interview
GEORGE SHULTZ U.S. Secretary of State, 1982-1989 interview | profile
MANMOHAN SINGH Finance Minister of India, 1991-1996 interview
LAWRENCE SUMMERS President of Harvard University; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1999-2001 interview
LAURA TYSON Chair of the U.S. National Economic Council, 1993-1995 interview
GRIGORY YAVLINSKY Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, 1990 interview | video

Central Bankers

WILLIAM McDONOUGH President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 1992-2003 interview
PAUL VOLCKER Chairman, Federal Reserve Board, 1979-1987 interview


NAOMI KLEIN Author interview
LORI WALLACH Director, Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch interview



LORD MEGHNAD DESAI Professor of Economics, London School of Economics interview
HERNANDO DE SOTO Economist; Founder and Director, Institute for Liberty and Democracy, Peru interview | video
MILTON FRIEDMAN Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago interview | profile | video
JOHN KENNETH GALBRAITH Professor Emeritus, Harvard University interview | profile
ARNOLD "AL" HARBERGER Professor Emeritus, University of Chicago interview
LORD RALPH HARRIS Director, Institute of Economic Affairs, 1957-1987 interview
MOISES NAIM Editor, Foreign Policy Magazine; Minister of Industry and Trade of Venezuela, 1989-1990 interview
JEFFREY SACHS Director, Columbia University Earth Institute interview | video
JOSEPH STIGLITZ Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, The World Bank, 1997-2000 interview
OSVALDO SUNKEL Professor of Economics; Director, Centro de Analisis de Politicas Publicas, Chile interview

Historians and Biographers

LILIA SHEVTSOVA Senior Associate, Carnegie Moscow Center interview
LORD ROBERT SKIDELSKY Economic Historian and Biographer of J.M. Keynes interview


CLIVE CROOK Deputy Editor, The Economist interview

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