Roubini Global Chairman Nouriel Roubini

Roubini Global Chairman Nouriel Roubini

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“What is missing in Bulgaria and also other parts of central and eastern Europe is economic growth,” said Nouriel Roubini, co-founder and chairman of Roubini Global Economics LLC. “There have been massive job losses there’s been a rise in the unemployment rate, growth is mediocre.”