Torsten Slok, chief economist at Apollo Global Management, joins Barron’s senior writer Lisa Beilfuss to discuss rate increases, quantitative tightening and what it means for investors.

Fri, Jan 21, 2022 · 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -5:00)
Lisa Beilfuss
Reporter, Barron's
Lisa Beilfuss is a reporter at Barron's, covering the intersection of markets and the economy. She joined Barron's in 2019 after five years at The Wall Street Journal and a decade as a markets analyst.
Torsten Slok
Chief Economist, Apollo Global Management
Torsten Slok joined Apollo Global Management in August 2020.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Slok worked for 15 years on the sell-side, where his team was topranked by Institutional Investor in fixed income and equities for ten years, including #1 in 2019. Previously he worked at the OECD in Paris in the Money and Finance Division and the Structural Policy Analysis Division. Before joining the OECD he worked for four years at the IMF in the Division responsible for writing the World Economic Outlook and the Division responsible for China, Hong Kong, and Mongolia.

Mr. Slok studied at University of Copenhagen and Princeton University. He frequently appears
in the media (CNBC, Bloomberg, WSJ, NYT, FT), and he has published numerous journal
articles and reviews on economics and policy analysis, including in Journal of International
Economics, Journal of International Money and Finance, and The Econometric Journal.