University of Massachusetts
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Amherst, MA 01002
Professor, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Robert Pollin is the Director of the Political Economy Research Institute, and Professor of Economics, at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His research centers on macroeconomics, conditions for low-wage workers in the U.S. and globally, the analysis of financial markets, and the economics of building a clean-energy economy in the U.S. He has been a consultant to the U.S. Department of Energy and the International Labour Organization on the economic analysis of clean-energy investments, and has worked with the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Economic Commission on Africa, the Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress and as a member of the Capital Formation Subcouncil of the U.S. Competitiveness Policy Council.
• Worked with the United Nations Development Programme
• United National Economic Commission on Africa
• Worked with the Joint Economic Committee of the US Congress
Ph.D., Economics, New School for Social Research, 1982
M.A., Economics, New School for Social Research, 1979
B.A., History, University of Wisconsin, 1972
Back to Full Employment. Boston Review, April 2012.
The Economic Benefits of Investing in Clean Energy. PERI, June 2009.