Bold Aspirations Visitor and Lecture Series: J. Bradley DeLong
Fiscal Policy in Depressed Economies: Further Thoughts
Brad DeLong is a professor of economics at UC Berkeley, chair of the Political Economy of Industrial Societies major, and a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. He was educated at Harvard University, where he received his PhD in 1987. He joined UC Berkeley as an assoc professor in 1993. He became a full professor in 1997. DeLong also served in the US government as Deputy Asst Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy from 1993-95. He worked on the Clinton Administration's 1993 budget, on the Uruguay Round of the General Agreement on Tariffs & Trade, on the North American Free Trade Agreement, on macroeconomic policy, and on the unsuccessful health care reform effort. Before joining the Treasury Department, DeLong was Danziger Assoc Professor in the Department of Economics at Harvard. He has also been a John M. Olin Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and Asst Professor of Economics at Boston University, and a Lecturer in the Department of Economics at MIT.
April 08, 2013
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Kansas Union, Big 12 Room