IMF’s Finance and Development profiles Stanley Fischer, one of the most influential macroeconomists at current time. The Guru of so many renowned and influential macroeconomists just stepped down from the service of the central bank governor of Israel. Previously, he was a professor of MIT, Chief Economist of the World Bank and First Deputy Managing Director of IMF.
In 2012, the magazine Global Finance gave Stanley Fischer, then central bank governor of Israel, an A for his handling of the economy during the financial crisis. Fischer is a real role model as a central banker and how a central bank governor should be.