User Profile for Jared Bernstein (jbernstein)
Bio: Jared Bernstein is an American economist who has been designated Chief Economist and Economic Policy Adviser to Vice President Joseph Biden in the Obama Administration. Bernstein was formerly a senior economist at the Economic Policy Institute. He is the author of the book, Crunch: Why Do I Feel So Squeezed? (And Other Unsolved Economic Mysteries). His last book was All Together Now: Common Sense for a Fair Economy. He is also the co-author of eight editions of the book State of Working America. He has published extensively in popular and academic venues and is a frequent contributor to the cable station CNBC. He holds a Ph.D. in Social Welfare from Columbia University.
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Last login: May 19 '09