U.S. Treasury officer to discuss economics, poverty and foreign aid, April 22
Posted April 19, 2002; 10:14 a.m.
John Taylor, undersecretary for international affairs at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, will present a lecture titled "Economic Growth, Poverty Reduction and Foreign Aid: The New Agenda" at 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 22, in Bowl 1, Robertson Hall.
Prior to his appointment at the U.S. Treasury, Taylor served as the Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University. He currently is a member of the Congressional Budget Office's Panel of Economic Advisers and the Federal Economic Statistics Advisory Committee, which advises the Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Bureau of the Census.
A 1968 Princeton economics graduate, he also has taught at Princeton, Yale and Columbia. The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Research Program in Development Studies .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601