- Independent Scholar
Years of Affiliation: Visiting Scholar from 2019-2021; Associate in Research 2021-present
Richard “Rich” Marino is an independent scholar of Chinese economics and former Senior Vice-President, New York Region, for Morgan Stanley, Inc. He will be working on facilitating and extending the thesis in his third and most recent academic book, Chinese Trade. This work will take into account the latest liquidity scheme of the People’s Bank of China and the ways this affects the public and the market.
Research interests: Chinese economy; U.S.-China trade war; the economics of the Belt and Road Initiative