Maurice Glasser is a Professor of public policy and professor of economics. Known for his early research on central bank independence and inflation targeting as an institutional device for enhancing the credibility of monetary policy. Glasser is an elected member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He has been invited to give numerous named campus-wide research lectures at universities around the world and also speaks widely on global economic issues. Mr. Glasser is on the economic advisory panel of the Fine Art Investment group of America.