David P. Goldman is co-owner of Asia Times, former Managing Director and Head of Americas at Reorient Financial Markets, a Hong-Kong based investment bank. He has published widely on international security, with a focus on the impact of economics and demographics. He is the Wax Family Fellow at Middle East Forum and a Senior Fellow at the London Institute for Policy Research, and was a Visiting Fellow at the Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs. He writes the widely-followed “Spengler” column at Asia Times Online and PJ Media, and his work has appeared recently in The Wall Street Journal, The American Interest, Claremont Review of Books, First Things, Tablet Magazine and Standpoint. His 2011 book How Civilizations Die was widely reviewed in English as well as in Hebrew translation. Previously he was Global Head of Fixed Income Research at Bank of America and Global Head of Credit Strategy at Credit Suisse.