Benjamin M. Friedman is a prime American economist. He is the William Joseph Maier Professor of Political Economy, and formerly Chairman of the Department of Economics, at Harvard University. He has prominent articles on various topics concerning economic policy, particularly on the role of the financial markets in determining how fiscal monetary and monetary policies influence overall economic activity. His account has also tackled broader questions regarding economics and economic policy.
1991 - 1994
1971 - 1972