Roger Robinson, Senior Director of Economic Affairs under Ronald Reagan, joins Glen on-air

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Roger W. Robinson Jr. (Senior Director of International Economic Affairs at the National Security Council under Ronald Reagan) joined Glen on March 8th, 2014, to talk about Putin’s land grab in the Ukraine, and offered some parallels between Soviet Aggression during the 1980s and Russia’s aggression today.

Prior to joining the Reagan Administration, Mr. Robinson was a Vice President in the International Department of the Chase Manhattan Bank in New York City. He had banking responsibilities for Chase’s loan portfolio in the USSR, Eastern and Central Europe and Yugoslavia for five years and served for some two and a half years as a personal assistant to former Chase Chairman David Rockefeller. He also served on assignment with the Chase branch in Tokyo.

Mr. Robinson joined the National Security Council (NSC) as Senior Director of International Economic Affairs. He worked at the White House from March 1982 until September 1985. Between January 1984 and April 1985, Mr. Robinson served as Executive Secretary of the Senior Interdepartmental Group-International Economic Policy, a Cabinet-level body that reported through the NSC to the President. At NSC, Mr. Robinson had responsibility for all economic, financial, trade, technology and energy relationships of the United States worldwide.

Mr. Robinson served as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Congressionally-mandated U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission from 2001 to 2006. He has published extensively on security-related risk in the global capital markets and East-West economic and financial relations. He has served as an expert witness on numerous occasions before both Senate and House Committees and has appeared on major media outlets for over three decades.

Mr. Robinson is now President and CEO of RWR Advisory Group, a Washington, DC-based risk management and consulting firm with a core focus on the intersection of global finance and international security concerns.

 

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