Dr. Martin Feldstein, former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and Chief Economic Adviser to President Reagan, is widely recognized as one of the world's top researchers on the topic.
Dr. Feldstein led the U.S Bureau of Economic Research -a private, nonprofit research organization that specializes in producing non-partisan studies of the American economy- for almost 20 years (1977 - 1982, 1984 - 2008). He also served as President of the American Economic Association and as member of President Bush' Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board.
Dr. Feldstein is the author of more than 300 research articles, and is a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal. Currently he is the George F. Baker Professor of Economics at Harvard University and continues as a Research Associate to the U.S Bureau of Economic Research.
Feldstein is a graduate of Harvard College and Oxford University and has received honorary doctorates from several universities. He is a John Bates Clark Medal winner (1977) and Oxford University's Honorary fellow.