Professor of International Economics at the School for Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University (former First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund)
"Economics and Politics of U.S. Trade Policy"
August 16, 4 - 5 p.m., Moore Theater, Hopkins Center
Anne Krueger is Professor of International Economics at the Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). She joined the faculty in 2007 after leaving the International Monetary Fund, where she had served as first deputy managing director from 2001-2006 and as acting managing director for three months during 2005. Prior to the IMF, she was Herald L. and Caroline L. Ritch Professor in Humanities and Sciences in the Department of Economics at Stanford University, and the founding director of Stanford's Center for International Development and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. Professor Krueger had previously taught at the University of Minnesota and Duke University and held visiting professorships at a number of universities in the U.S. and abroad. She was chief economist of the World Bank from 1982 through 1986. She received her undergraduate degree from Oberlin College and her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Wisconsin. She is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association, a member of the National Academy of Sciences, and a senior research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. She has published many books and articles on international economics, and has also written extensively on aspects of economic development in India, South Korea, and Turkey. Her most recent book is Struggling with Success: Challenges Facing the International Economy, World Scientific Publishers, 2012.
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