Professor Erik Berglof is the inaugural Director of the Institute of Global Affairs at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Prior to joining, Professor Berglof was the Chief Economist of the EBRD and Director of the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE). He has published widely in top academic journals on economic and political transition, corporate governance and financial development. He is on the Secretariat for the G20 Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Governance.

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