AEA Committees & Representatives

Advisory Committee on Editorial Appointments
Audit Committee
Budget and Finance Committee
Committee for Oversight of Operations and Publishing
Committee on Economic Education
Committee on Economic Statistics
Committee on Government Relations
Committee on Honors and Awards
Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession
Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession
Nominating Committee 2014
Oversight Committee for Registry of Random Controlled Trial
Ad Hoc Committee on Job Market Systems Design and Implementation
Additional Representatives and Delegates

Advisory Committee on Editorial Appointments

Rosa Matzkin, Chair
Amy Finkelstein
Guido W. Imbens
Michael Woodford


Audit Committee

Anil Kashyap, Chair
Dora L. Costa
Jonathan Levin


Budget and Finance Committee

Peter L. Rousseau, Chair, ex officio
Dora L. Costa
Anil Kashyap
Jonathan Levin
William Nordhaus
Richard Thaler


Committee for Oversight of Operations and Publishing

Dennis Epple, Chair
Claudia Goldin
Andrew Postlewaite
Michael Ransom
Nancy Rose
Peter L. Rousseau
Christopher Sims


Committee on Economic Education

Sam Allgood, Chair
Doug Bernheim
William Bosshardt,
Steve Cobb
Tisha Emerson
Gail Hoyt
Brigitte Madrian
Derek Neal
Georg Schaur
Vacant
William Walstad, ex officio


Committee on Economic Statistics

Robert Moffitt, Chair
John Abowd
Ana Aizcorbe
Susanto Basu
Mark Bils
Michael Horrigan
Randall Kroszner
Michael Palumbo
Jonathan Parker


Committee on Government Relations

Jonathan Skinner, Chair
Katherine Baicker
Maureen Cropper
Mark G. Duggan
John Haltiwanger
Maurine Haver
Susan Houseman
Anne Krueger
David Laibson
Charles Plott
Phillip Swagel
John B. Taylor


Committee on Honors and Awards

Alan Auerbach, Chair
Andrew Abel
Susan Athey
Judith Chevalier
Henry Farber
David Laibson
Jonathan Skinner


Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession (CSMGEP)

Cecilia Rouse, Co-chair
Gary Hoover, Co-chair
Francisca Antman
C. Kirabo Jackson
Rucker Johnson
Trevon Logan
Fernando Lozano
Lisa Saunders
Gustavo A. Suarez
Ebonya Washington
Patrick Mason, ex officio


Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP)

Marjorie McElroy, Chair
Bevin Ashenmiller
Cecilia Conrad
Linda Goldberg
Kevin Lang
Terra McKinnish
Amalia Miller
Serena Ng
Petra Todd
Anne Winkler
Madeline Zavodny


2014 Nominating Committee

Orley Ashenfelter, Chair
Susan Collins
Steven Davis
Paul Milgrom
Nancy Rose
James P. Smith
Michael Woodford
Gary Yohe


Oversight Committee for Registry of Random Controlled Trials

Lawrence Katz, Chair
Esther Duflo
Penny Goldberg
Duncan Thomas


Ad Hoc Committee on Job Market Systems Design and Implementation

Nancy L. Rose, chair
John H. Cawley
Peter A. Coles
Paul Milgrom
Jesse Shapiro
Peter Rousseau, ex officio


American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sec. K, Social, Economic, and Political Sciences Representative

Charles Manski

American Council of Learned Societies Delegate

Charlotte Kuh, Delegate
Peter L. Rousseau, Council of Administrative Officers, ex officio

Consortium of Social Science Associations

Robert Moffitt
Peter L. Rousseau

Council of Professional Associations on Federal Statistics Representative (COPAFS)

Barbara Fraumeni
Peter L. Rousseau

International Economic Association Representative

Daron Acemoglu

National Bureau of Economic Research Director

Peter L. Rousseau

Social Science Research Council Representative

Vacant



Contents of Current Issues

April 2014 AER

April 2014 AEJ: Applied

April 2014 AEJ: Macro

March 2014 JEL

Winter 2014 JEP

February 2014 AEJ: Policy

February 2014 AEJ: Micro

Virtual Field Journals

In the News:

A recent article in The Economist examines higher education endowments and university behaviors including new research presented in a paper from the latest edition of the American Economic Review.

"Pulling forth statements on political issues is a distraction from the real and important work of economic research and education," explains AEA President Nordhaus, when asked about the AEA's historically non-partisan stand on public policy. Read the whole story in the latest issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education (subscribers only).

From ASSA 2014: The Wall Street Journal reports on the AEA's CSWEP committee's efforts in mentoring early-career female economists and the program's expanding influence on similar programs being developed overseas. Read the full article here.

"The job market could be picking up for economics grad students," reports Brenda Cronin in the Wall Street Journal. Get the inside story on what her sources are saying before you head to ASSA in January!

The Chronicle of Higher Education just published "Cool Head on Global Warming," an in-depth look at the new book by 2014 AEA President, William Nordhaus entitled, "The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty and Economics for a Warming World" (Yale University Press).

The Atlantic Cities provides a thorough examination of Clifford Winston's (Brooking Institution) research, "On The Performance of the U.S. Transportation System: Caution Ahead," from the latest edition of the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL).

Upcoming research by Yang Wang, a health economist at Lafayette College, indicates that some smokers believe age, race, and parental longevity influence their life expectancy more than smoking does. Access the news brief here, or the forthcoming article from the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

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