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Jeffrey Liebman

Appointment
Malcolm Wiener Professor of Public Policy
Director, Taubman Center for State and Local Government
Office Address
79 John F. Kennedy St. Taubman Bldg 318
617-495-8518
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Martin Feldstein

Appointment
George F. Baker Professor of Economics, FAS
Office Address
Non-resident
617-495-2167
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Lawrence H. Summers

Appointment
Charles W. Eliot University Professor
Director, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Office Address
79 John F. Kennedy St. Littauer Bldg 242
617-495-9322
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API-126

Analyzes major issues in American economic policy, including national savings, taxation, health care, Social Security, budget policy, monetary and fiscal policy, and exchange rate management. Current economic issues and policy options are discussed in detail and in the context of current academic thinking.

Prerequisites: Econ. 1010a or 1011a; API-101; or permission of instructor. Also offered by the Economics Department as Ec 1420.