Associates Meeting with Cecilia Rouse, Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers
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Join SIEPR on April 28 at 10 am PT for a virtual Associates Meeting with Cecilia Rouse, Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers. Chair Rouse will be discussing “Bidenomics 101: How the Public and Private Sectors Can Work Together to Fuel Long-Term Economic Growth.”
This event will be moderated by Mark Duggan, Trione Director of SIEPR, and the Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics.
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About the Speaker
Cecilia Elena Rouse was confirmed by the Senate on March 2, 2021 as the 30th Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers, making her the first Black leader of C.E.A. in its 75-year history. In this role, she serves as President Biden’s Chief Economist and a Member of the Cabinet. She is the Katzman-Ernst Professor in the Economics of Education and Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University.
Immediately prior to the Administration, Rouse served as the dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. From 2009 to 2011, Rouse served as a member of President Barack Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers. She worked at the National Economic Council in the Clinton administration as a Special Assistant to the President from 1998 to 1999. Her academic research has focused on the economics of education, including the benefits of community colleges and impact of student loan debt, as well as discrimination and the forces that hold some Americans back in the economy.