Scott D. Smith has been an economist for 35 years and has experience in academic, public, and private employment. A US citizen and frequent resident of Britain, the UAE, and Saudi Arabia, Smith’s experience spans pure research, policy analysis, large-scale econometric modeling, forecasting, and project management. He is a broad generalist who specializes in problem-solving.
The majority of Smith’s work has been devoted to the analysis of the energy and chemical markets, macroeconomics, regulatory analysis, international trade & finance, development/poverty alleviation, and planning projects. He has spent significant time as a confidential government advisor.