Mark M. Zandi
Mark M. Zandi is chief economist of Moody’s Analytics, where he directs economic research. He is also a cofounder of Economy.com. Dr. Zandi often testifies before the US Congress on fiscal and economic topics, and he conducts regular briefings on the economy for corporate boards, trade associations, and policymakers at all levels. He serves on the board of directors of MGIC and The Reinvestment Fund. Dr. Zandi is the author of Paying the Price: Ending the Great Recession and Beginning a New American Century and Financial Shock: A 360º Look at the Subprime Mortgage Implosion, and How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis. He received his BS from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania.