List of Barack Obama Presidential Campaign Endorsements, 2008 - Campaign Endorsements - Academics - Economists


  • 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

Read more about this topic:  List Of Barack Obama Presidential Campaign Endorsements, 2008, Campaign Endorsements, Academics

Other articles related to "economist, economists":

Subprime Mortgage Crisis Solutions Debate - Economic Stimulus and Fiscal Policy - Arguments For Stimulus By Spending
... Economist Paul Krugman has argued that the U.S ... Economists Alan Blinder and Alan Auerbach both advocated short-term stimulus spending in June 2009 to help ensure the economy does not slip into a deeper recession ... Economists debate the relative merit of tax cuts vs ...
Minimum Wage In The United States - Economists' Analysis
... a paper by Fuller and Geide-Stevenson, 45.6% of American economists in the year 2000 agreed that a minimum wage increases unemployment among unskilled and young ... Overall, there is no consensus between economists about the effects of minimum wages on youth employment, although empirical evidence suggests that this group is most ...
List Of Austrian School Economists
... The economists aligned with the Austrian School are sometimes colloquially called "the Austrians" even though few hold Austrian citizenship, and not all economists from Austria subscribe to the ...
List Of Igbo People - Heads of Organizations and Business Executives - Economists
... Name Born Death Notability Reference Pius Okigbo February 6, 1924 — Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala June 13, 1954 — The former Finance Minister and Foreign Minister of Nigeria, notable for being the first woman to hold either of those positions ... She is also a former World Bank Managing Director and a one-time Presidential candidate of the same institution ...
Chicago School (economics)
... of thought within the academic community of economists, with a strong focus around the faculty of the University of Chicago, some of whom have constructed and ... Chicago economists have also left their intellectual influence in other fields, notably in pioneering public choice theory and law and economics, which have ... Other economists affiliated with Chicago have made their impact in fields as diverse as social economics and economic history ...

Famous quotes containing the word economists:

    I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists and calculators has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever.
    Edmund Burke (1729–1797)

    If all economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)