Ashoka Mody is an economics professor at Princeton University. During the financial crisis he worked at the International Monetary Fund and designed the 2009 international bailout of Ireland’s banking system.
Mody is also known for his book EuroTragedy: A Drama in Nine Acts, an account of the euro's history and consequences. It was chosen by both Foreign Affairs and The Financial Times as one of the best books of 2018.
He has now turned his attention to the economic and financial implications of the coronavirus.