John B. Taylor is the Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University and the George P. Shultz Senior Fellow in Economics at the Hoover Institution. He is Director of the Stanford Introductory Economics Center. He formerly served as director of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, where he is now a senior fellow.
Half-day conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, which will bring together national and international leaders to discuss key strategies for ensuring global food security.
The conference will:
- Highlight Minnesota as a global leader in food security issues;
- Demonstrate Minnesota’s leadership in food science, food production, and distribution;
- Showcase Minnesota companies who wish to be recognized as global leaders on these issues.
He is a prolific thought leader and author, regularly expressing his views on political issues in public speeches, television appearances, and top publications, including Time, where he is the foreign affairs columnist and editor-at-large. Dubbed the “rising guru” in the field of political risk by The Economist, he teaches classes on the discipline as Global Research Professor at New York University. His latest book, Three Choices for America's Role in the World, was released in May 2015.