Real World Econ…with Betsey Stevenson
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Every decision is an economic decision. Join us on October 6th as we celebrate Economic Education Month with noted economist, Dr. Betsey Stevenson, who will share with us how economics permeates each day of our life, often in unexpected ways. This virtual presentation will help you discover economics in the real world and learn how every decision we make is an economic one.
Betsey Stevenson is a professor of public policy and economics at the University of Michigan. She is a National Bureau of Economic Research faculty research associate, a visiting associate professor of economic s at the University of Sydney, a research fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research, and serves on the American Economic Association executive committee. Stevenson served as a member of the Council of Economic Advisers where she advised President Obama on social policy, labor market, and trade issues . She has also held positions at Princeton University and the University of Pennsylvania’ s Wharton School.
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