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About the Author
N. Gregory Mankiw is Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics at Harvard University. He studied economics at MIT and Princeton University. Dr. Mankiw is a prolific writer and a regular participant in academic and policy debates. His research includes work on price adjustment, financial markets, consumer behavior, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic growth. His published articles have appeared in academic journals, such as the Journal of Political Economy, American Economic Review, and Quarterly Journal of Economics, and in more widely accessible forums, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and Fortune. Gregory Mankiw has been a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, an adviser to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the Congressional Budget Office, and a member of the ETS test development committee for the advanced placement exam in economics. From 2003 to 2005, Dr Mankiw served as chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers.