Professor Lew Spellman’s teaches financial markets and institutions at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas. The emphasis is on analyzing and interpreting macro developments as they affect financial market pricing trends and turning points. He is author of www.TheSpellmanReport.com which regularly comments on those matters. His academic publications appear in the leading academic journals and generally concern the market pricing of financial institution claims.
His economic policy experience includes government service as Assistant to the Chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers and Economist with the Federal Reserve Board. Professor Spellman’s business interests include serving as Director and Chairman of Investments, Magna Carta Insurance Companies. Previously, he served as Chairman and CEO of Real Rate Financial and in on the Advisory Board of Beck Capital Mgmt. He holds several U.S. patents relating to inflation adjusting financial instruments that led to the development of the Treasury TIPs instrument
His academic degrees include BBA and MBA are from the University of Michigan and Ph.D. from Stanford University.