American economist who was simply appointed the Chairman from the Council of Economic Advisers by Leader Barack Obama in June 2013. He previously previously been the Deputy Movie director of the Country wide Economic Council and an consultant to Obama through the 2008 presidential election. He was raised in NEW YORK and received his PhD in Economics from Harvard School in 2003. He was roommates with upcoming Oscar champion Matt Damon during his freshman calendar year at Harvard. He wedded Eve Gerber and provides children called Henry and Louisa. His mom is kid psychologist and Democratic party activist Gail Furman. He offered as the Movie director of Economic Plan for the 2004 presidential advertising campaign of John Kerry.