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Janet Yellen Confirmation Vote: GW Experts Available to Comment

January 06, 2014

George Washington University experts are available to discuss the Senate’s imminent vote of Janet Yellen as the next chair of the Federal Reserve. The vice chairwoman spoke at GW last April, and Chairman Ben Bernanke delivered a series of lectures on campus in 2012.

To schedule an interview with one of the following experts, please contact the Office of Media Relations at [email protected] or 202-994-6460.

Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou
Professor of Finance

Steve Billet
Director, Legislative Affairs Master's Degree and PAC Management Graduate Certificate

Sarah Binder
Professor of Political Science

Lara Brown
Associate Professor and Program Director of the Political Management Program

Heidi Hartmann
President of the Institute for Women's Policy Research; Research Professor of Women's Studies

Pamela Labadie
Professor of Economics

Annamaria Lusardi
Denit Trust Distinguished Scholar in Economics and Accountancy

Tara Sinclair
Associate Professor of Economics

Chao Wei
Associate Professor of Economics

Joann Weiner
Economics Lecturer

Anthony Yezer
Professor of Economics