Last updated on: 11/14/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Edward P. Lazear, PhD Biography

Title:
Chariman of the Council of Economic Advisers
Position:
None Found to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 12, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to alternative energy or fossil fuel issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chariman of the Council of Economic Advisers, Feb. 2006-present
  • Morris Arnold Cox Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, 2002-present
  • Elected fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2000-present
  • Former member, National Academy of Sciences Board on Testing and Assessment
  • Jack Steele Parker Professor of Human Resources, Management and Economics, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, 1995-present
  • Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, 1985-2002
  • Founding Editor, Journal of Labor Economics, 1982-2001
  • Professor, Human Resource Mangement and Economics, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, 1992-1995
  • Isidore Brown and Gladys J. Brown Professor of Urban and Labor Economics, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago, 1985-1992
  • Coordinator, Domestic Studies, Hoover Institution, 1987-1990
  • Assoicate Editor, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1986-1989
  • Professor, Industrial Relations, University of Chicago, 1981-1985
  • Associate Professor, Industrial Relations, University of Chicago, 1978-1981
  • Assistant Professor, Industrial Relations, University of Chicago, 1974-1978
Education:
  • PhD, Economics, Harvard University, 1974
  • AM, Economics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1971
  • AB, Economics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1971
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is Biofuel Production a Major Cause of the World Food Crisis?