New AtlanticistDec 21, 2021
By the numbers: The global economy in 2021
By GeoEconomics Center
As the year comes to a close, our GeoEconomics Center experts explore the numbers behind the headlines that best capture the shape of the global economy in 2021—and what lies in store for 2022.
Niels Graham is an assistant director for the Atlantic Council GeoEconomics Center where he supports the center’s work on Chinese economics, trade, and Central Bank Digital Currencies. Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, he worked at McLarty Associates where he supported the firm’s clients as they engaged with the UN and other international government organizations. He has also worked at the Albright Stonebridge Group’s Global Practice, as well the Office of the President at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).
Niels holds a bachelor degree from the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University, where he studied international affairs and economics with a focus on East Asia.