Henry Kaufman

Dr. Henry Kaufman is the most famous economist Wall Street has ever seen. As senior partner, chief economist, and director of research at Salomon Brothers, then the most profitable investment bank in the world, his fame extended well beyond the financial industry and into popular culture. He was the subject of New Yorker cartoons, had cameos in Bonfire of the Vanities and Liar’s Poker, two seminal literary works of the 1980s, was subject to death threats and featured in drama productions, and enjoyed the nickname “Dr. Doom.”

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