|25th Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers|
January 28, 2009 – September 3, 2010
|Preceded by||Edward Lazear|
|Succeeded by||Austan Goolsbee|
December 25, 1958
Alton, Illinois, U.S.
|Education||College of William & Mary (BA)|
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MA, PhD)
Christina Duckworth Romer (née Duckworth; born December 25, 1958) is an American politician and economist. She was the Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers in the Obama administration. She resigned from her role on the Council of Economic Advisers on September 3, 2010.
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- "Obama to Tap Berkeley Prof to Chair Council of Economic Advisers". ABC News. November 24, 2008.
- Calmes, Jackie (5 August 2010). "Top Obama Adviser on Economics to Step Down". The New York Times.