Christina Romer

Title
Class of 1957 - Garff B. Wilson Professor of Economics
Department
Department of Economics
Phone
(510) 642-4317
Fax
(510) 642-6615
Research Expertise and Interest
economics, the federal reserve, monetary shocks, the great depression
Research Description

Christina Romer received her B.A. from the College of William and Mary and her Ph.D. from M.I.T. Her current research interests include the federal reserve, monetary shocks, and the great depression.

In the News

November 2, 2010

Grant launches Berkeley Economic History Lab

The University of California, Berkeley’s Department of Economics is the recipient of a $1.25 million grant from the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET) to develop a Berkeley Economic History Laboratory to train more historically literate economists who can contribute to policy debates and help avoid devastating economic crises.