About Haas Faculty

 

Haas Faculty Serve in Federal Government

 

Since 1898, Berkeley's business school faculty have played a strong role in state and federal government affairs. Faculty members who have served in recent years include:

 

 

Severin Borenstein
2012-present, Member, Emissions Market Assessment Committee, California Air Resources Board
2010-present, Member, U.S. Department of Energy, National Petroleum Council, Future of Transportation Fuels Working Group
2010-2011, Member, U.S. Department of Transportation, Future of Aviation Advisory Committee
1978-79, Staff Economist, Office of Economic Analysis, US Civil Aeronautics Board


 

Michael Katz
2001-03, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economic Analysis, US Dept. of Justice - Antitrust Division
1994-96, Chief Economist, Federal Communications Commission

 

Jonathan Leonard
1985-86, 2004, Consultant, National Academy of Sciences; 1989-93, 1995, US Dept. of Labor; 1987, 1993, OECD; 1993, City of Seattle; 1985-86: US House Comm. on Education and Labor; 1984-86, US EEOC; 1984-86, US Dept. of Education, Panel on US Disability Policy; 1983, 1985, US Commission on Civil Rights
1989, Senior Economist, President's Council of Economic Advisers

 

David I. Levine
1994-95, Senior Economist, President's Council of Economic Advisers

 

Carl Shapiro
2011 - 2012, Member, President's Council of Economic Advisers
2009 - 2011, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economics, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice
1995 - 1996, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Economics, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice

 

Laura Tyson
2011-present, Member, U.S. Department of State, Foreign Affairs Policy Board
2011-2013, Member, President Obama's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness
2009-2011, President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board
1995-1996, National Economic Adviser to the President and Chairman, National Economic Council
1993-1995, Chairman, White House Council of Economic Advisers

 

Cyrus Wadia
2010-2011, Advisor for the White House, Office of Science and Technology Project

 

James Wilcox
1999-2001, Chief Economist, Office of the Comptroller of Currency
1991-92, Economist, Federal Reserve Board

 

Janet Yellen
2010 - present, Vice Chair, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
2004 - 2010, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
1997-99, Chair, President’s Council of Economic Advisers
1994-97, Member, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System
1977-78 Economist, Division of International Finance, Trade and Financial Studies Section, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

 

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