James Grant is the founder of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer
and a founding general partner of Nippon Partners, a hedge fund that
invests in Japan. He is the author of five books on finance and
financial history, including Mr. Market Miscalculates: The Bubble Years and Beyond.
Mr. Grant’s television appearances include “60 Minutes,” “NewsHour with
Jim Lehrer,” “CBS Evening News,” and a 10-year stint on “Wall $treet
Week.” His journalism career began at the Baltimore Sun, and he has since been published in numerous periodicals, including the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Foreign Affairs. Mr. Grant holds an MA degree in international relations from Columbia University.
This information is accurate as of the date of recording.