|30th Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers|
|Assumed office |
March 12, 2021
|Preceded by||Kevin Hassett|
|Dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs|
September 1, 2012 – January 4, 2021
|Preceded by||Anne Case (acting)|
|Succeeded by||Mark Watson (acting)|
|Member of the Council of Economic Advisers|
|Preceded by||Donald B. Marron Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Katharine Abraham|
Cecilia Elena Rouse
December 18, 1963
Walnut Creek, California, U.S.
|Education||Harvard University (BA, MA, PhD)|
|Lawrence F. Katz|
Cecilia Elena Rouse (born December 18, 1963) is an American economist. She is the 30th and current Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers since 2021 under the Joe Biden administration. In 2012, she became dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.
In November 2020, President-elect Joe Biden announced his plans to nominate Rouse as the Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers. The Senate confirmed her nomination by a vote of 95–4 on March 2.
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- Amy Guan (May 25, 2011). "Cecilia Rouse: Economist". The Harvard Crimson.
- Thomas, Ken (2020-11-29). "WSJ News Exclusive | Biden to Name Rouse, Tanden to Economic Team". Wall Street Journal. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2020-11-29.
- "Senate confirms Cecilia Rouse to be Biden's top economist". CNN. March 3, 2021.