Lucian Croitoru conducts in-depth syntheses depicting Romania’s path across time, during these hectic years marked by successive sweeping changes. At the same time, the author makes point-by-point analyses as well, which reveal a sophisticated economics thinker. A remarkable paper on monetary policy […] therefore every respected analyst should take it into consideration.
Since 1998, he has been Associate Professor of International Macroeconomics at the School for International Business and Economics within the Bucharest University of Economic Studies.
Over the years, he has been a researcher, partner in various educational & financial programs, and consultant for leading Romanian organizations (Institute of Industrial Economics, Bucharest Investment Group, European Institute of Romania) and international institutions (USAID, IRIS). During 2003–2007, he worked for the IMF in Washington as Senior Adviser to the Executive Director for Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Israel, the Netherlands, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania and the Ukraine.
Lucian Croitoru held, in 1991–1995, an Expert position at the Department for Economic Reform of the Romanian Government. Then, in 1998, he was Senior Adviser to the Minister of Finance. In 2000, he was the personal Adviser to Prime-Minister Mugur Isărescu. In 1998–2003 he was Senior Adviser on Monetary Policy to the NBR Governor (a position he regained after returning from Washington). He is a member of the NBR’s Monetary Policy Committee. He wrote many articles in Romanian and English in the printed and online media. He is at times invited in TV shows on economics and regularly speaks at national and international conferences. He has published several books on economics over the years.
In 1995, he received the Petre S. Aurelian Award of the Romanian Academy for “the Best Book on Economics”. In 2011, he was the proud recipient of the CFA Romania Award for the research paper titled “Three Unemployment Rates Relevant to Monetary Policy”. In 2013, the present book was awarded the “Eugeniu Carada” Prize for Economics jointly granted by the National Grand Lodge of Romania and the Romanian Academy. In 2000 he became a Commander and then in 2010 Grand Officer of the Order of the Star of Romania.
Anul apariției: 2014
Format: 15.5 x 24.3 cm
Număr pagini: 168
Autor: Lucian Croitoru
Format ediție: Paperback
ISBN : 978-606-588-724-4