Alan B. Krueger

Economist, Academic

1960 –

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Who is Alan B. Krueger?

Alan Bennett Krueger is an American economist, Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. On March 7, 2009, he was nominated by President Barack Obama to be United States Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for economic policy. In October 2010, he announced his resignation from the Treasury Department, to return to Princeton University. He is among the 50 highest ranked economists in the world according to IDEAS/RePEc. On August 29, 2011, he was nominated by Obama to be chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, and on November 3, 2011, the Senate unanimously confirmed his nomination.

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Born
Sep 17, 1960
Livingston
Also known as
  • Alan B Krueger
  • Alan Krueger
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Harvard University
  • Cornell University
  • Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Employment
  • Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy for the U.S. Department of Treasury, United States Department of the Treasury
    (2009/05/06 - )
  • Princeton University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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