White House antitrust economist Carl Shapiro returning to Berkeley
Apr 30, 2012
Carl Shapiro is to return to teaching at the University of California at Berkeley after three years working in the Obama administration. Shapiro served on the Council of Economic Advisors since 2011, a three-member agency that advises the president on economic policy. The two other members are Chairman Alan Krueger and Katharine Abraham. Before the CEA, Shapiro was deputy assistant attorney general for economics in the DOJ Antitrust Division from 2009 to 2011.
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