The Next China
Mr. Roach has spent twenty-eight years in senior positions at Morgan Stanley — the bulk of that time as Chief Economist and more recently as Chairman of the firm’s Asian businesses. In addition to his position at Yale, he remains the Non-Executive Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia. Mr. Roach has long been one of Wall Street’s most influential economists. His most recent book, The Next Asia: Opportunities and Challenges for a New Globalization analyzes Asia’s economic imbalances and the dangers of the region’s dependence on Western consumers. We talk with Mr. Roach about the future of China and what it means for the global economy.