The Institute for Policy Research is pleased to present its
2013 Distinguished Public Policy Lecture
"A Conversation with Cecilia Rouse"
Dean, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs; and Katzman and Ernst Professor in the Economics of Education, Princeton University
Monday, April 8, 2013 • 3:30-5:00 p.m.*
Medill McCormick Tribune Center
1870 Campus Drive, Evanston Campus
Cecilia Rouse, Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, is one of the nation’s most prominent labor and education economists with substantial experience both in academia and policymaking. After serving in the National Economic Council under former President Bill Clinton, Rouse returned to the White House from 2009 to 2011 as a member of President Barack Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers.
Rouse is the founding director of the Princeton Education Research Section, as well as a senior editor of The Future of Children, a policy journal published by the Woodrow Wilson School and the Brookings Institution. She is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, a member of the National Academy of Education, and serves on the editorial board of the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. She holds a PhD in economics from Harvard University.
Read the IPR article about this event.