Leslie J. Lipschitz

Affiliation: Economics
Visiting Professor of Economics

Leslie Lipschitz was an economist at the International Monetary Fund for more than thrity-five years. He served as Director of the IMF Institute, taught at the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, was a guest scholar at the Brookings Institution, worked and consulted with private financial institutions, and has written, spoken, and published widely on open-economy macroeconomics. He and Susan Schadler recently co-wrote Macroeconomics for Professionals: A Guide for Analysts and Those Who Need to Understand Them, to be published early next year by Cambridge University Press.

Curriculum Vitae

Leslie J. Lipschitz


  • PhD, University of London
  • MS, London School of Economics
  • BS, University of Cape Town