Cecilia Rouse


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

Reception following 

Celia Rouse

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.

For more information, please contact Ellen Dunleavy at e-dunleavy@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3395

*Those who did not RSVP are welcome to attend, but please arrive early to fill out a registration form or present a business card with your information.