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The faculty on the Public Policy Standing Committee come primarily from Harvard Kennedy School.  The faculty members listed below have a strong interest in the activities of the Public Policy program. In most cases they are advising current students. With the chairman of the PhD program, Robert N. Stavins, they form an executive committee that oversees the current structure of the doctoral program, and recommends change as the program grows. Note that other faculty at Harvard Kennedy School, the Economics Department, and the Government Department at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences also advise students in this program.

Standing Committee in Public Policy

Joseph Aldy

Asim I. Khwaja

Arthur I. Applbaum

Jennifer Lerner

Matthew Baum

Jeffrey Liebman

Iris Bohnet

Brigitte Madrian

Amitabh Chandra

Erich Muehlegger

William C. Clark

Rohini Pande

Jeffrey Frankel

Robert N. Stavins (Chair)

Ricardo Hausmann

Stephen M. Walt

William W. Hogan

Richard J. Zeckhauser

Faculty Chair

Robert N. Stavins, Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government, is director of Graduate Studies for the Doctoral Program in Public Policy and in Political Economy and Government, Chairman of the Environment and Natural Resources Faculty Group, and Director of the Environmental Economics Program at Harvard University.