Niall Ferguson, MA, D.Phil.,

is a senior fellow of the Hoover Institution, Stanford, and the Center for European Studies, Harvard.

He has authored fourteen books and his 2011 feature-length film Kissinger won the New York International Film Festival’s prize for best documentary. His PBS series The Ascent of Money won the International Emmy for best documentary. His many prizes and awards include the Benjamin Franklin Prize for Public Service (2010), the Hayek Prize for Lifetime Achievement (2012), the Ludwig Erhard Prize for Economic Journalism (2013), and the Philip Merrill Award for Outstanding Contributions to Liberal Arts Education (2016). He writes a weekly column for the London Sunday Times and the Boston Globe.

Full Biography

Finance & Economics

What’s really in it for Britain?

Miscellany

Networks and Hierarchies

Finance & Economics

Niall Ferguson: America’s Global Retreat

Finance & Economics

Mexico’s Economic Reform Breakout

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Get Off the Budget Treadmill

Finance & Economics

The U.S. and China Both Need Economic Rehab

Video

Miscellany

Krugtron the Invincible, Part 3

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Miscellany

Krugtron the Invincible, Part 2

Miscellany

Krugtron the Invincible, Part 1

Politics

Ukraine’s Bumpy Road to Europe

Video

Video

Journalism

The End of the American Dream

Journalism

How America Lost Its Way

Video

Video

Finance & Economics

Currency wars are best fought quietly

History

Turning Points

Politics

The Losing Habit

Politics

Europe’s New Fascists

Finance & Economics

All the Asian Rage

Politics

Obama’s Mideast Meltdown

Politics

Why Obama Is Winning

Finance & Economics

The Fed’s Dirty Easy Money

Video

Politics

Obama’s Gotta Go

Miscellany

Lights Out in India

Finance & Economics

How Barclays Bank Lost Its Head

Video

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Berlin is ignoring the lessons of the 1930s

Politics

Obama’s Unfair Shot

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London’s Last Waltz

Politics

The European Farce

Finance & Economics

How Africa Is Primed for Economic Take Off

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Niall Ferguson on China’s Great Leap Backward

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The British Prime Minister Is Coming to America

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Why Naughty Newt Gingrich Would Lose to Our…

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Niall Ferguson Endorses Mitt Romney for President

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2021: The New Europe

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Why E.U. collapse is more likely than the…

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Europe’s Disaster Is Headed Our Way

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America’s ‘Oh Sh*T!’ Moment

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Yes, Wall Street Helps the Poor

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Blame the Baby Boomers

Journalism

The Geniuses We’ll Never Know

Finance & Economics

World on Wi-Fire

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You Were Expecting Statehood?

Finance & Economics

Texting Makes U Stupid

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What If 9/11 Had Never Happened?

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In Gaddafi’s Wake

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Video

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In China’s Orbit

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Today’s Keynesians have Learnt Nothing

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The People’s Banker

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To do ‘God’s work’, Bankers need Morals

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ALP’s knight is a Thief in Rusty Armour

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End of the Euro

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How to take Moral Hazard out of Banking

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An Empire at Risk

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The Great Wallop

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Why a Lehman deal would not have saved…

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WALL STREET’S NEW GILDED AGE

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There’s no such thing as too big to…

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A runaway deficit may soon test Obama’s luck

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‘Chimerica’ is Headed for Divorce

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Diminished Returns

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A Bit of Blather with Bookworms then it’s…

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An Interview with Niall Ferguson

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Our Great Recession

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Beyond the Age of Leverage: New Banks Must…

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Wall Street Lays Another Egg

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An imaginary retrospective of 2009