- Jared Bernstein, Economic Policy Institute labor economist
- J. Bradford DeLong, Professor at the University of California, Berkeley; macroeconomist
- Ray Fair, Professor at Yale School of Management; macroeconomist
- Jason Furman
- Paul Krugman, professor and author, 2008 Nobel laureate
- Daniel McFadden, 2000 Nobel laureate
- Laurence H. Meyer, Federal Reserve Governor 1996–2002
- Edmund Phelps, 2006 Nobel laureate
- Amartya Sen, 1998 Nobel laureate
- Robert Solow, 1987 Nobel laureate
- Joseph E. Stiglitz, 2001 Nobel laureate
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