Janet Louise Yellen

Future President at American Economic Association (Effective 2020)

Janet Louise Yellen

Janet Louise Yellen

Future President at American Economic Association (Effective 2020)

Overview
Career Highlights

American Economic Association
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

RelSci Relationships

5207

Primary Location

United Kingdom

Number of Boards

14

Birthday

08/1946 - Brooklyn, New York

Age

73

Number of Awards

13

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President at American Economic Association

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America

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Senior Advisor at BlackRock Investment Institute

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Robert V. Roosa Chair in International Economics Senior Fellow-Economic Studies at The Brookings Institution

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Crossbencher at United Kingdom House of Lords

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Former Partner at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

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General Manager at The Bank for International Settlements

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Economic Advisor at Advisors Capital Management LLC

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Member, Board of Governors at Board of Governors of The Federal Reserve System

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Former Chief US Economist at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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In The News
Philadelphia Inquirer
December 1, 2019
The women who fought to go to Yale
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin)
November 24, 2019
Next downturn could include some subzero interest rates
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Janet Louise Yellen
Future President at American Economic Association (Effective 2020)
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The McCourt School of Public Policy (MSPP) is one of nine schools of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. The school is based in Old North, the oldest academic building on the main Georgetown University campus. Formerly known as the Georgetown Public Policy Institute (GPPI), the McCourt School became Georgetown University’s ninth school in October 2013 as a result of a $100 million gift from Georgetown University alumnus Frank McCourt.

Education
Ph.D. in Economics
Class of 1971

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Undergraduate in Economics, summa cum laude
Class of 1967

Brown University is located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and was founded in 1764. It is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies.

Memberships
Member
Current

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Fellow
Current

Founded in 1780, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences is an independent policy research center that conducts multidisciplinary studies of complex and emerging problems. The Academy’s elected members are leaders in the academic disciplines, the arts, business, and public affairs. With a current membership of 4,000 American Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members, the Academy has four major goals: Promoting service and study through analysis of critical social and intellectual issues and the development of practical policy alternatives; Fostering public engagement and the exchange of ideas with meetings, conferences, and symposia bringing diverse perspectives to the examination of issues of common concern; Mentoring a new generation of scholars and thinkers through the Visiting Scholars Program and Hellman Fellowship Program; Honoring excellence by electing to membership men and women in a broad range of disciplines and professions. Click here to learn about our new members. The Academy's headquarters are in Cambridge, Massachusetts. With its geographically diverse membership, it conducts activities in this country and abroad

Career History
Eugene E. & Catherine M. Trefethen Professor Emeritus of Business Administration
Current

The Walter A. Haas School of Business, also known as the Haas School of Business or simply Haas, is one of 14 schools and colleges at the University of California, Berkeley. The school runs a range of programs and is consistently ranked among the best in the country. Known for its small class size, academic rigor, and application selectivity, Haas is one of the most prestigious business schools in the world. It is the second oldest business school in the United States.

President
2019 - Current

The American Economic Association (AEA) is a learned society in the field of economics, headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. They publishes one of the most prestigious academic journals in economics: the American Economic Review. The AEA was established in 1885 in Saratoga, New York by younger progressive economists trained in the German historical school, including Richard T. Ely, Edwin Robert Anderson Seligman and Katharine Coman.

Distinguished Fellow in Residence-Economic Studies, the Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy
2018 - Current

The Brookings Institution is a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington, DC. Our mission is to conduct high-quality, independent research and, based on that research, to provide innovative, practical recommendations that advance three broad goals: Strengthen American democracy; Foster the economic and social welfare, security and opportunity of all Americans; and Secure a more open, safe, prosperous and cooperative international system. Brookings is proud to be consistently ranked as the most influential, most quoted and most trusted think tank

Boards & Committees
Member of the Advisory Board
1999 - Prior
Chair, Economic Policy Committee
1997 - 1999

The mission of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is to promote policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world. The OECD provides a forum in which governments can work together to share experiences and seek solutions to common problems. We work with governments to understand what drives economic, social and environmental change. We measure productivity and global flows of trade and investment. We analyse and compare data to predict future trends. We set international standards on a wide range of things, from agriculture and tax to the safety of chemicals.

Member, Advisory Board
Prior
Member, Panel on Ensuring the Best Presidential Science & Technology Appointments
2000 - Prior

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) formed the Committee on International Security and Arms Control (CISAC) in 1980 as a permanent committee to bring the resources of the Academy to bear on critical problems of international security and arms control. CISAC, in the Policy and Global Affairs Division, draws from the nation’s finest scientific, technical, engineering and medical talent to advise the government, contribute to the work of non-governmental organizations, and inform the public about scientific and technical issues related to international security and arms control. CISAC’s work benefits from a rotating membership of distinguished scientists, policy and military experts. The Committee carries out its mandate through a variety of activities that receive financial support from public and private sponsors.

Board Member
Prior

Bay Area Council is an American private company located in San Francisco, CA, that operates an advocacy and research organization. James Wunderman is currently the CEO of the firm.

Chairman
2010 - Prior

The Chicago Fed serves the Seventh Federal Reserve District, an economically diverse region that includes all of Iowa and most of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin. The Seventh District has a large national share of many important economic sectors. The Chicago Fed has a head office in Chicago and a branch office in Detroit.

Chairman
1997 - 1999

The Council of Economic Advisers, an agency within the Executive Office of the President, is charged with offering the President objective economic advice on the formulation of both domestic and international economic policy. The Council bases its recommendations and analysis on economic research and empirical evidence, using the best data available to support the President in setting our nation's economic policy.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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2010

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Political Donations
$2,000
2004

Former Senator from Massachusetts

$1,000
2004

DNC Service Corp. operates a political party. It is an organization which raises fund for the Democratic Party which has been a part of the U.S. political landscape. The company plans the presidential nominating convention, promotes candidates from the local to the national level and sets the party platform. DNC Service was founded in 1848 and is located in Washington, DC.

$1,000
1988

DNC Service Corp. operates a political party. It is an organization which raises fund for the Democratic Party which has been a part of the U.S. political landscape. The company plans the presidential nominating convention, promotes candidates from the local to the national level and sets the party platform. DNC Service was founded in 1848 and is located in Washington, DC.

Awards & Honors
Rank #4
2015
Forbes Magazine - 100 Most Powerful Women
2015
TIME - 100 Most Influential People in the World
2014
Bloomberg Markets Magazine - 50 Most Influential
Events
Speaker
Berkeley, CA, United States
2012 Dean's Speaker Series

Speaker
Berkeley, CA, United States
2009 Dean's Speaker Series

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