James Beeland Rogers Jr. (born October 19, 1942) is an American investor and financial commentator based in Singapore. Rogers is the Chairman of Beeland Interests, Inc. He was the co-founder of the Quantum Fund and Soros Fund Management. He was also the creator of the Rogers International Commodities Index (RICI).
Rogers does not consider himself a member of any school of economic thought, but has acknowledged that his views best fit the label of the Austrian School of economics.
A reader shares a review about the book ¨Street Smarts: Adventures on the Road and in the Markets¨by Jim Rogers, "Jim Rogers is quite full of himself. If you like a book about a person who thinks they did everything right in lfe and is not a fan of America, then this book is for you"