Mark Skousen, Ph. D., Economist

LV Investment Club Mark SkousenThe LVIC is delighted to welcome Mark Skousen, Ph. D. who was named one of the top 20 living economists in the world to speak at The Las Vegas Investment Club’s June meeting.

Mark Skousen, Ph. D., editor of Forecasts & Strategies, is a nationally known investment expert, economist, university professor and author of more than 25 books. Currently, Skousen is a Presidential Fellow at Chapman University. He recently was named one of the 20 most influential living economists (superscholar.org).

He earned his Ph. D. in monetary economics at George Washington University in 1977. He has taught economics and finance at Columbia Business School, Columbia University, Barnard College, Mercy College, Rollins College and Chapman University. He also has been a consultant to IBM, Hutchinson Technology and other Fortune 500 companies.

Since 1980, Skousen has been editor in chief of Forecasts & Strategies, a popular award-winning investment newsletter. He also is editor of three trading services, Five Star Trader; High-Income Alertand Fast Money Alert. In 1995, he served as editor of the investment series, “Secrets of the Great Investors,” with Louis Rukeyser as narrator.

He is the producer of FreedomFest, “the world’s largest gathering of free minds,” which meets every July in Las Vegas. (www.freedomfest.com). FreedomFest attracts several thousand people from around the world.

In honor of his work in economics, finance and management, Grantham University renamed its business school, “The Mark Skousen School of Business.”

Dr. Skousen has lived in eight nations and traveled and lectured throughout the United States and 70 countries. He grew up in Portland, Oregon. He and his wife, Jo Ann, and five children have lived in Washington, D.C.; Nassau, the Bahamas; London, England; Orlando, Florida.; New York, New York; and Orange, California.

Websites: www.mskousen.comwww.markskousen.comwww.freedomfest.com.

Email: CustomerService@MarkSkousen.com

To view Mark Skousen’s press kit, go to http://www.mskousen.com/online-press-kit/.