Past Event

Investing in Kids

January 10, 2020
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Santiago

Sandra Black served as a Member of President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers from August 2015-January 2017. She is an Editor of the Journal of Labor Economics and was previously a Co-Editor and Editor of the Journal of Human Resources. She is also Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Research Affiliate at IZA, and a Nonresident Senior Fellow at Brookings Institution. 

Professor Black is co-author of the May 2019 NBER Working Paper “Poor Little Rich Kids? The Role of Nature versus Nurture in Wealth and Other Economic Outcomes and Behaviors” and  she is the author of the forthcoming Review of Economic Studies paper “Born to Lead? The Effect of Birth Order on Non-Cognitive Skills”.

* The Presentation will be held in English