Daniel Lacalle Global Economy Expert

Daniel Lacalle is one the most influential economists in the world. He is Chief Economist at Tressis SV, Fund Manager at Adriza International Opportunities, Member of the advisory board of the Rafael del Pino foundation, Commissioner of the Community of Madrid in London, President of Instituto Mises Hispano and Professor at IE Business School, London School of Economics, IEB and UNED. Mr. Lacalle has presented and given keynote speeches at the most prestigious forums globally including the Federal Reserve in Houston, the Heritage Foundation in Washington, London School of EconomicsFunds Society Forum in Miami, World Economic ForumForecast Summit in Peru, Mining Show in Dubai, Our Crowd in Jerusalem, Nordea Investor Summit in Oslo, and many others. Mr Lacalle has more than 24 years of experience in the energy and finance sectors, including experience in North Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. He is currently a fund manager overseeing equities, bonds and commodities. He was voted Top 3 Generalist and Number 1 Pan-European Buyside Individual in Oil & Gas in Thomson Reuters’ Extel Survey in 2011, the leading survey among companies and financial institutions. He is also author of the best-selling books: “Life In The Financial Markets” (Wiley, 2014), translated to Portuguese and Spanish ; The Energy World Is Flat” (Wiley, 2014, with Diego Parrilla), translated to Portuguese and Chinese ; “Escape from the Central Bank Trap” (2017, BEP), translated to Spanish. Mr Lacalle also contributes at CNBCWorld Economic ForumEpoch TimesMises InstituteHedgeyeZero HedgeFocus Economics, Seeking Alpha, El EspañolThe Commentator, and The Wall Street Journal. He holds a PhD in Economics, CIIA financial analyst title, with a post graduate degree in IESE and a master’s degree in economic investigation (UCV).

 
Why Interventionist Governments Love Inflation

Why Interventionist Governments Love Inflation

No government looking to massively expand its size in the economy and monetize a soaring deficit is going to act against rising prices, despite claiming the opposite.

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Weak Jobs Report Shows Failed Keynesian Policies

Weak Jobs Report Shows Failed Keynesian Policies

In the economy, real economic return on investment is not just an important metric.

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Europe’s Energy Crisis Is A Real Danger

Europe’s Energy Crisis Is A Real Danger

This week the wholesale price of electricity has exceeded the psychological barrier of 200 euros per megawatt hour in most countries of the European Union.

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The Evergrande Crisis Is Worse Than Lehman Brothers: Is This Meltdown A Tipping Point for China?

The Evergrande Crisis Is Worse Than Lehman Brothers' Collapse: Could It Be A Tipping Point for China?

The bankruptcy of the Chinese real estate company Evergrande is much more than a “Chinese Lehman”.

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Inflation Is Killing The Recovery

Inflation Is Killing The Global Economic Recovery

This week, Ned Davis Research published a note titled “turns out, growth looks like it was transitory – inflation is more sticky”.

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