Jeffrey A. Rosensweig

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  • Associate Professor of Finance
  • Phone: (404) 727-6360
  • Fax: (404) 727-5238

Mailing Address:

1300 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322


Jeff Rosensweig is an associate professor of International Business and Finance. He is also Director of the Global Perspectives Program. Jeff specializes in global strategy, global economics, and international finance. Prior to joining Emory in January 1988, he was Senior International Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Jeff has also taught at M.I.T. and in the economics department and the School of Management at Yale University. Jeff's research into global trends leads to frequent keynote lectures to business and academic audiences. His current research focuses on three main topics. First --business linkages with the emerging global economy. Second -- the implications of globally divergent demographic trends for business. Third -- factors affecting competition in the global travel and tourism industry.


  • Age Smart, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006
  • Winning the Global Game: A Strategy for Linking People and Profits, The Free Press, 1998
  • Foresight Beats Skepticism: The Facts Favor a Global Commitment to Emerging Markets, Focus, Egon Zehnder International AG, Vol. 2, pp. 40-41, 1998
  • People and Profits: A Win-Win Global Strategy for the 21st Century, Director's Monthly, National Association of Corporate Directors, Vol. 22, No. 10, pp. 1-5, October 1998
  • Investing in Africa Ultimately Will Benefit America, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, p. E-4, August 9, 1998
  • Goizueta Also Left Wealth of Wisdom for Business Schools, Georgia Trend Vol. 13, No. 9, p. 24, May 1998
  • Emory's Global Guru Says Atlanta Can Become a Center of World Commerce, Georgia Trend, Vol. 12, No. 7, pp. 86-88 (this article profiles some of Prof. Rosensweig’s models), March 1997
  • Economic Suggestions for President Clinton, U.S. News & World Report, p. 78, November 18, 1996

Areas of Specialization

  • Business Strategy in a Global Economy
  • Global Economic Trends and Linkages
  • International Finance

Achievements and Honors

  • Elected member of the US Council on Foreign Relations, 2000 - present
  • Elected Chair, Emory University Center for Ethics in Public Policy and the Professions, 1996 - Present
  • Appointed by British Government to Marshall Selection Committee, 1987-1992, 1997 - present
  • Distinguished Educator Award, Emory Evening MBA Program, 1998
  • Distinguished Educator Award, Emory Executive MBA Program, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997, 2005
  • Distinguished Educator Award, Emory MBA Program, 1993
  • Donald Keough Award for Excellence, 1996
  • Selected as Academic Advisor, Society of International Business Fellows, 1995
  • Keynote International Lecturer, Metro Atlanta Chamber of - Commerce (1992 - present)


  • Ph.D. Ph.D. in International and Monetary Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA/United States 1985
  • Master's MA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom 1981
  • Bachelor's MA and BA in Economics, Yale University, New Haven, CT/United States 1979