Equitable Growth Experts

We engage with scholars up and down the career ladder through our grant program, as well as through conferences, seminars, and by elevating their research for both an academic and a policy audience. We’re dedicated to bridging the gap between academia and policy by making sure research is relevant to today’s policy debates, and by informing policymakers of cutting-edge research.

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Miguel Acosta

Columbia University

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Fenaba Addo

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Mohammad Akbarpour

Stanford University

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Randall Akee

University of California, Los Angeles

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Randy Albelda

University of Massachusetts, Boston

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Ratib Ali

Boston College

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Scott Allard

University of Washington

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Sylvia Allegretto

University of California, Berkeley

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Priyanka Anand

George Mason University

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Rodney Andrews

University of Texas at Dallas

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Abhay Aneja

University of California, Berkeley

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Bridget Ansel

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

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Eileen Appelbaum

Center for Economic and Policy Research

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Antoine Arnoud

Yale University

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Kanika Arora

University of Iowa

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Elliott Ash

ETH Zurich

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Enghin Atalay

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

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Adrien Auclert

Stanford University

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David Autor

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Carlos Avenancio

Indiana University, Bloomington

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Reuven S. Avi-Yonah

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Kate Bahn

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Director of Labor Market Policy and Economist

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Martha Bailey

University of California, Los Angeles

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Jonathan B. Baker

American University

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Spencer Banzhaf

Georgia State University

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Simcha Barkai

University of Chicago

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Melody Barnes

MBSquared Solutions LLC

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Michael Barr

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Ann Bartel

Columbia University

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Alexander Bartik

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Lily Batchelder

New York University

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Alex Bell

Harvard University

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Jess Benhabib

New York University

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David Berger

Duke University

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Vivek Bhattacharya

Northwestern University

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Nancy Birdsall

Center for Global Development

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Kendra Bischoff

Cornell University

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Alberto Bisin

New York University

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Peter Q. Blair

Harvard University

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Alan Blinder

Princeton University

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Christopher Bollinger

University of Kentucky

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Heather Boushey

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

President & CEO

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Kate Bronfenbrenner

Cornell University

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Nick Bunker

Indeed

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Tanya Byker

Middlebury College

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Michele Cadigan

University of Washington

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Sydnee Caldwell

University of California, Berkeley

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Brian Callaci

Data & Society Research Institute

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Daniel Carpenter

Harvard University

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Michael Carr

University of Massachusetts, Boston

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Marcus Casey

Brookings Institution

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Stephanie Chapman Weishaar

Cornerstone Research

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Siwei Cheng

New York University

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Raj Chetty

Harvard University

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Nisha Chikhale

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

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Eric Chyn

Dartmouth College

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Kimberly A. Clausing

Reed College

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Austin Clemens

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Computational Social Scientist

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John Coglianese

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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Philip Cohen

University of Maryland

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Ethan Cohen-Cole

EconOne

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William J. Collins

Vanderbilt University

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Lisa Cook

Michigan State University

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Marianne Cooper

Stanford University

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Mark Cooper

Consumer Federation of America

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Robynn Cox

University of Southern California

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Javier Cravino

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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José Ignacio Cuesta

Stanford University

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Jamein Cunningham

University of Memphis

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Janet Currie

Princeton University

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E. Mark Curtis

Wake Forest University

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Laura Dague

Texas A&M University

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William Darity, Jr.

Duke University

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Ellora Derenoncourt

University of California, Berkeley

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Manasi Deshpande

University of Chicago

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Will Dobbie

Harvard University

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David Dorn

University of Zurich

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Arindrajit Dube

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Greg Duncan

University of California, Irvine

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Piotr Dworczak

Northwestern University

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Karen Dynan

Harvard University

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Gauti Eggertsson

Brown University

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Luke Elliott-Negri

Graduate Center of the City University of New York

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Andrew Elrod

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Michael Ettlinger

University of New Hampshire

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Ammar Farooq

Ernst & Young LLC

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Jonathan Fisher

Stanford University

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Nancy Folbre

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Dania Francis

University of Massachusetts, Boston

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Chrystia Freeland

Cabinet of Canada

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Peter Fugiel

University of Chicago

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Jason Furman

Harvard Kennedy School

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Guillermo Gallacher

University of Manitoba

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Peter Ganong

University of Chicago

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Jonathan Garita

University of Texas at Austin

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Anna Gassman-Pines

Duke University

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Blythe George

University of California, Berkeley

Postdoctoral Fellow

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Sarah Jane Glynn

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Anna Godoy

Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

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Julia Goodman

Portland State University

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Michael E. Gorman

University of Virginia

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Research Advisory Board

Janet Gornick

Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality

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Staff

Alix Gould-Werth

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Director of Family Economic Security Policy

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Tal Gross

Boston University

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David Grusky

Stanford Center on Poverty & Inequality

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Jacob Hacker

Yale University

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Ingrid Haegele

University of California, Berkeley

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Darrick Hamilton

The New School

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JooHee Han

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Bradley Hardy

American University

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Kristen Harknett

University of California, San Francisco

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Justine Hastings

Brown University

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Jonathon Hazell

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Maximilian Hell

Stanford University

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Susan Helper

Case Western Reserve University

Carlton Professor of Economics

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Nathaniel Hendren

Harvard University

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Kyle Herkenhoff

University of Minnesota

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Matthew H. Hersch

Harvard University

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Alexander Hertel-Fernandez

Columbia University

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Heather Hill

University of Washington

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Jasmine Hill

Stanford University

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Staff

Liz Hipple

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Senior Policy Advisor

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Michael Hout

New York University

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David Howell

The New School

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Hilary Hoynes

University of California, Berkeley

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Federico Huneeus

Yale University

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Gaston Illanes

Northwestern University

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Isaac Jabola-Carolus

The Graduate Center of the City University of New York

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Guest Author

Elisabeth Jacobs

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Former Senior Director, Family Economic Security

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Ravi Jagadeesan

Harvard University

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Simon Jäger

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Xavier Jaravel

London School of Economics

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Martina Jasova

Barnard College

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Arjun Jayadev

Azim Premji University

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Nathan Jensen

University of Texas at Austin

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David Johnson

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Janelle Jones

Economic Policy Institute

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Christopher F. Jones

Arizona State University

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Damon Jones

University of Chicago

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Pedro Juarros

Georgetown University

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Michael Kades

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Director, Markets and Competition Policy

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Ariel Kalil

University of Chicago

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David Kamin

New York University

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Greg Kaplan

University of Chicago

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Ethan Kaplan

University of Maryland

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Ezra Karger

University of Chicago

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Larry Katz

Harvard University

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Maningbe “Mani” Keita

Johns Hopkins University

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Erin Kelly

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Gavin Kelly

Resolution Trust

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Saravanan Kesavan

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

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Aaron S. Kesselheim

Harvard University

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Gene Kimmelman

American Antitrust Institute

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Barbara Kiviat

Stanford University

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Morris Kleiner

University of Minnesota

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Meredith Kleykamp

University of Maryland

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Patrick Kline

University of California, Berkeley

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Scott Duke Kominers

Harvard University

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Alex Kowalski

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Timothy Krueger

Case Western Reserve University

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Adriana Kugler

Georgetown University

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Glen Kwende

American University

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John Kwoka

Northeastern University

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Marta Lachowska

Upjohn Institute

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Susan Lambert

University of Chicago

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Scholar

Angela Lee

Harvard University

Dissertation Scholar

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Staff

Greg Leiserson

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Director of Tax Policy and Chief Economist

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T. William Lester

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

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Andrei Levchenko

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Jeffrey Liebman

Harvard University

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Yair Listokin

Yale University

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Trevon Logan

Ohio State University

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Juliana Londoño-Vélez

University of California, Los Angeles

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Mark Long

University of Washington

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Jose Joaquín Lopez

University of Memphis

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Mi Luo

Emory University

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Robert Lynch

Washington College

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Eva Lyubich

University of California, Berkeley

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Catherine Maclean

Temple University

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W. Bentley MacLeod

Columbia University

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John Majewski

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Daniel Mangrum

Vanderbilt University

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J.W. Mason

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

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Nolan McCarty

Princeton University

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Neil Mehrotra

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

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Atif Mian

Princeton University

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Matto Mildenberger

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Ruth Milkman

Graduate Center of the City University of New York

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Candace Miller

Indiana University, Bloomington

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Nathan Miller

Georgetown University

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Joya Misra

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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Cyrus C.M. Mody

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Magne Mogstad

University of Chicago

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Shariq Mohammed

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Paul Mohnen

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Simon Mongey

University of Chicago

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Claire Montialoux

University of California, Berkeley

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Kyle Moore

Joint Economic Committee

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Taryn Morrissey

American University

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Jacob Mortenson

Joint Committee on Taxation

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Andreas Mueller

University of Texas at Austin

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Umberto Muratori

Georgetown University

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Marta Murray-Close

U.S. Census Bureau

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Elton Mykerezi

University of Minnesota

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Suresh Naidu

Columbia University

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Emi Nakamura

University of California, Berkeley

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Jimmy Narang

University of California, Berkeley

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Derek A. Neal

University of Chicago

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Scott Nelson

University of Chicago

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Pascal Noel

University of Chicago

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Michael Norton

Harvard University

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Ezra Oberfield

Princeton University

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Eric Ohrn

Grinnell College

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Carlos Olmedo

University of Texas at Austin

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Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat

Columbia University

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Jacob Orchard

University of California, San Diego

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Manisha Padi

University of California, Berkeley

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Devah Pager

Harvard University

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Robert Jisung Park

University of California, Los Angeles

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Manuel Pastor

University of Southern California

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Christina Patterson

University of Chicago

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Mark Paul

New College of Florida

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David Pedulla

Stanford University

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Fabian Pfeffer

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Gordon Phillips

Dartmouth College

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Stefan Pichler

ETH Zurich

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Luigi Pistaferri

Stanford University

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John Podesta

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

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Hazhir Rahmandad

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Nirupama Rao

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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Devesh Raval

Federal Trade Commission

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Sean Reardon

Stanford University

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Daniel Reck

London School of Economics

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Michael Reich

University of California, Berkeley

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Robert Reich

University of California, Berkeley

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Adam Reich

Columbia University

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Armin Rick

Cornell University

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Kevin Rinz

U.S. Census Bureau

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Max Risch

Princeton University

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Cliff Robb

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Jacob Robbins

University of Illinois at Chicago

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Matthew Rognlie

Northwestern University

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Jennifer Romich

University of Washington

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Nancy L. Rose

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Maya Rossin-Slater

Stanford University

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Jesse Rothstein

University of California, Berkeley

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Hannah Rubinton

Princeton University

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Krista Ruffini

University of California, Berkeley

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Christopher Ruhm

University of Virginia

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Lauren Russell

Harvard University

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Rebecca Ryan

Georgetown University

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Scholar

John Sabelhaus

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Visiting Scholar

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Emmanuel Saez

University of California, Berkeley

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Staff

Claudia Sahm

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Director of Macroeconomic Policy

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Ryan Sakoda

University of Chicago

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Anna Salomons

Utrecht University

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Steven C. Salop

Georgetown University

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Shayak Sarkar

Harvard University

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Heather Sarsons

University of Chicago

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Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Northwestern University

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Johannes Schmieder

Boston University

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John Schmitt

Washington Center for Equitable Growth

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Daniel Schneider

Harvard University

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Geoffrey Schnorr

University of California, Davis

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Benjamin Schoefer

University of California, Berkeley

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Gregor Schubert

Harvard University

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Fiona Scott Morton

Yale University

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Benjamin Scuderi

University of California, Berkeley

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Bryan Seegmiller

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Bradley Setzler

University of Chicago

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Patrick Sharkey

New York University

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Theda Skocpol

Harvard University

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Timothy Smeeding

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Kristin Smith

University of New Hampshire

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Andria Smythe

Howard University

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C. Matthew Snipp

Stanford University

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Robert Solow

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Lena Song

New York University

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Samir Sonti

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Sebastian Sotelo

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

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James Spletzer

U.S. Census Bureau

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Matthew Staiger

University of Maryland

Dissertation Scholar

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Stefanie Stantcheva

Harvard University

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Anna Stansbury

Harvard University

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Marshall Steinbaum

Roosevelt Institute

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Jón Steinsson

University of California, Berkeley

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Ann Huff Stevens

University of California, Davis

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Leah Stokes

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Juan Carlos Suarez Serrato

Duke University

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Amir Sufi

University of Chicago

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Dominik Supera

University of Pennsylvania

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Daniel Tannenbaum

University of Chicago

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Jeffrey Thompson

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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Linh Tô

Harvard University

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Lee Tucker

U.S. Census Bureau

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Laura Tyson

University of California, Berkeley

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Daniel Valderrama

Georgetown University

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Joanna Venator

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Steve Viscelli

University of Pennsylvania

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Till von Wachter

University of California, Los Angeles

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John Voorheis

University of Oregon

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Adelheid Voskuhl

University of Pennsylvania

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Kathryn Wagner

Marquette University

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Jane Waldfogel

Columbia University

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Randall Walsh

University of Pittsburgh

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Conor Walsh

Yale University

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Sean Yixiang Wang

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Qingfang Wang

University of California, Riverside

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Jialan Wang

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Dorian Warren

Roosevelt Institute

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David Weil

Brandeis University

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Hilary Wething

University of Washington

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Emily Wiemers

Syracuse University

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Heidi Williams

Stanford University

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Joan C. Williams

University of California, Hastings College of Law

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Vanessa Williamson

Brookings Institution

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Nathan Wilmers

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Christopher Wimer

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Janusz Wojtusiak

George Mason University

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Douglas Wolf

Syracuse University

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Christian Wolf

Princeton University

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Thomas Wollmann

University of Chicago

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Stephen Woodbury

Michigan State University

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Abigail Wozniak

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

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Derek Wu

University of Chicago

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Alex Xi He

University of Maryland

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Janet Xu

Princeton University

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Susan Yackee

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Danny Yagan

University of California, Berkeley

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Janet L. Yellen

Brookings Institution

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Samuel Young

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Lina Yu

Georgetown University

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Mark Zandi

Moody's Analytics

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Mariana Zerpa

University of Leuven

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Naomi Zewde

City University of New York (CUNY) Hunter College

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Owen Zidar

Princeton University

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Nicolas Ziebarth

Cornell University

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James Ziliak

University of Kentucky

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Kathleen Ziol-Guest

New York University

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Ben Zipperer

Economic Policy Institute

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Gabriel Zucman

University of California, Berkeley

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Eric Zwick

University of Chicago

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