The economist, nicknamed 'Dr. Doom' for his forecasts of the financial crisis, failed to get approval for the tub and roof deck from the Department of Buildings, the New York Post reported.
"Now Roubini has been slapped with a violation and was ordered to remove the Jacuzzi, the deck and a party room he built, complete with a bar and bathroom, on the roof of his party penthouse," the paper wrote.
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Roubini is scheduled for a live interview on CNBC's " Closing Bell " on Tuesday at 4:40 pm ET and may respond to the report.