Student Lunch with Prof. Greg Mankiw
Monday, May 12, 2014 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT)
Student lunch with
Prof. Greg Mankiw
Professor of Economics, Harvard University
New York Times columnist
Author of two textbooks:
Macroeconomics and Principles of Economics
Monday, May 12, 2014
Morrison Commons, Rockefeller Center
Co-sponsored by the Political Economy Project and the Rockefeller Center.
Prof. Mankiw will be participating in the public program, "Debating Income Inequality: What's the Problem? What's the Solution?" with Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, on Monday, May 12, at 4:30 pm, Filene Auditorium. Charles Wheelan '88, Senior Lecturer, Rockefeller Center and Economic Department.
N. Gregory Mankiw is Professor of Economics at Harvard University. As a student, he studied economics at Princeton University and MIT. As a teacher, he has taught macroeconomics, microeconomics, statistics, and principles of economics. He even spent one summer long ago as a sailing instructor on Long Beach Island.
Professor Mankiw is a prolific writer and a regular participant in academic and policy debates. His research includes work on price adjustment, consumer behavior, financial markets, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic growth. His published articles have appeared in academic journals, such as the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, and Quarterly Journal of Economics, and in more widely accessible forums, such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Fortune.
He has written two popular textbooks—the intermediate-level textbook Macroeconomics (Worth Publishers) and the introductory textbook Principles of Economics (South-Western/Thomson). Principles of Economics has sold over a million copies and has been translated into twenty languages.
In addition to his teaching, research, and writing, Professor Mankiw has been a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, an adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the Congressional Budget Office, and a member of the ETS test development committee for the advanced placement exam in economics. From 2003 to 2005 he served as Chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers.
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