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Peter N. Marber
URIS, Room 600
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of International and Public Affairs
Peter Marber is a Founding Partner and Chief Strategist for The Atlantic Funds, LLC (www.theatlantic.net). Since 1987, Marber has professionally invested billions of dollars in the emerging markets for many of the world's largest corporations and financial groups. He began his career at UBS (fka Swiss Bank Corporation), and he was a co-founder and President of the emerging markets subsidiaries at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (fka Wasserstein Perella).
Marber has been a faculty member at Columbia University since 1993, teaching at the Business School and School of International and Public Affairs, and has taught at Johns Hopkins and Universidad Francisco Marroquin. He has authored more than 100 articles and columns on international finance and globalization. His first book, From Third World to World Class: The Future of Emerging Markets in the Global Economy, was named a top ten business book in 1998 by the Knight Ridder newspapers and was called future reference reading for "The 24/7 Global Marketplace" by Wired magazine in 2001. Marber has been a global analyst for CNN, CNBC, Reuters, Bloomberg, and the Wall Street Journal and has lectured at dozens of international conferences. He currently serves on the advisory board of the World Policy Institute. His latest book, Money Changes Everything: How Global Prosperity is Reshaping Our Needs, Values, and Lifestyles, was published by Financial Time Prentice Hall in mid-2003.
Professor Marber holds a BA from Johns Hopkins University (1985) and an MIA from Columbia University (1985).
Research Interests: Capital Markets; Price Theory, Financial Markets: Emerging Markets, Emerging Markets