|Director of the Congressional Budget Office|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed||January 22, 2009|
|Appointed by||Barack Obama|
|Place of birth||Poughkeepsie, New York|
Before becoming the Director of the CBO, Elmendorf worked with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Federal Reserve, on the Council of Economic Advisors, and in the CBO during the Clinton administration.
Elmendorf was born in Poughkeepsie, New York, and graduated from Princeton University before earning a master's degree and Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University. He remained at Harvard to teach before beginning his political career.
Below is an abbreviated outline of Elmendorf's academic, professional and political career:
- 1983: Graduated from Princeton University
- 1985: Earned master's degree from Harvard University
- 1989: Earned Ph.D. from Harvard University
- 1989-1994: Associate Professor at Harvard University
- 1994-1995: Principal Analyst for the Congressional Budget Office
- 1995-1998: Economist for the Federal Reserve
- 1998-1999: Senior Economist for the Council of Economic Advisors
- 1999-2002: Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy for the Treasury Department
- 2002-2007: Chief of the Macro-Economic Analysis Team at the Federal Reserve
- 2007-2008: Editor at the Brookings Institution
- 2008-2009: Director of the Hamilton Project at the Brookings Institution
- 2009-Present: Director of the Congressional Budget Office
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