Marin Feldstein

  • Harvard University

Martin Feldstein is the George F. Baker Professor of Economics at Harvard University and president emeritus of the National Bureau of Economic Research. He served as president and CEO of the NBER from 1977 to 1982 and 1984 to 2008. He continues as a research associate of the NBER. From 1982 to 1984, Martin was chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and President Reagan’s chief economic adviser. In 2006, President Bush appointed him to be a member of the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board. In 2009, President Obama appointed him to be a member of the President’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. Martin is a member of the American Philosophical Society, the Trilateral Commission, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Group of 30, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is an economic adviser to several businesses and government organizations in the United States and abroad, the author of more than 350 research articles in economics, and a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal and other publications. Martin earned his Ph.D. in economics at Oxford University.