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 Are Mainstream Economic Forecasts So Often Wrong?

Why Are Mainstream Economic Forecasts So Often Wrong?

Every end of the year, by the end of the year, we receive numerous estimates of global GDP growth and inflation for the following year.

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The ECB’s Latest Big Mistake

The ECB’s Latest Big Mistake

One of the great mistakes among economists is to receive the measures of central banks as if it was the revealed truth.

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Expensive Markets Are More Dangerous Than You Think

Expensive Markets Are More Dangerous Than You Think

According to JP Morgan, equity markets have not been this expensive so early into an economic recovery phase in the last twenty years.

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New Lockdowns And More Rigidity Are Disastrous For U.S. Jobs

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U.S. jobless claims have picked up since the elections. The second wave of coronavirus has slowed down the economic recovery.

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The “Great Reset” And The Risk Of Greater Interventionism

The Great Reset And The Risk Of Greater Interventionism

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