Nouriel Roubini

Nouriel Roubini Seems Undecided On Cryptocurrencies

Oh, Nouriel Roubini is weighing in on cryptos while the markets burn? 99% of crypto land is one shitcoin traded for another shitcoin. And the average shitcoin lost 90% or more of its value in the last year. So Crypto Land is Crap Land, a cesspool of lunatics with severe Freudian scatological obsessions that swim 24/7 in their own stinking shit. — Nouriel Roubini (@Nouriel) October 11, 2018 Tee hee, he said pool.

Nouriel Roubini Still Remembers That Time He Was Right About Something, Thinks You Should Too

By Kjetil Ree [CC BY-SA 3.0], from Wikimedia Commons Some people remember the global financial crisis that started a decade ago fondly. John Paulson, for instance, although nowadays perhaps slightly less so. But no one relishes it quite as much as NYU economist Nouriel Roubini. This is not just because Dr. Doom called the crash, but because—unlike Paulson—he’s been dining out on it ever since. He wrote a well-received book, titled “Crisis Economics.” He has been in high demand on the lecture circuit. And he has amassed nearly 450,000 Twitter followers; a total, he says, that is second only to Paul Krugman among economists. “Every day, someone on the street stops and says, ‘Can I take a picture with you?’” the 60-year old said in a recent interview. And that’s to say nothing of the movie ca...