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Danny Quah (born in Malaysia) is Professor of Economics and Kuwait Professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Tan Chin Tuan Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore. He served previously as Council Member on Malaysia's National Economic Advisory Council and as Consultant for the Bank of England, the World Bank, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore. Quah has worked as assistant professor of economics at MIT, visiting assistant Professor of economics at Harvard University, and visiting Professor of Economics at Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management and the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore . Quah's work includes important contributions to the fields of Economic Growth, Development Economics, Monetary Economics, Macro-Econometrics, and the Weightless Economy.
Quah obtained his Ph.D. from Harvard University under Thomas Sargent in 1986 and his A.B. from Princeton University in 1980. He was, for 2006-2009, Head of Department for Economics at London School of Economics and Political Science.
Google Scholar Citations reports his most-cited works to include his paper on Vector Autoregressions with Olivier Blanchard and his papers on the convergence of Twin Peaked income distributions. He is known also for his 2011 paper on the shifting global economy that maps the eastwards movement in the world's economic center of gravity  away from its 1980s mid-Atlantic location, and for work while a graduate student on the appendix to the famous Monetarist paper "Some Unpleasant Monetarist Arithmetic"' (by Thomas Sargent and Neil Wallace), a paper that is considered to be a significant contribution to the field of monetary economics.
- A globalised renminbi can transform both China and London
- Danny Quah's Page at the London School of Economics
- Danny Quah's CV at the London School of Economics
- Danny Quah's eprints page at the London School of Economics
- Danny Quah's Google Scholar citations
- Danny Quah's paper listing at IDEAS
- Danny Quah's information at AllMalaysia.info
- Interview The Star Malaysia, January 24, 2009