Raj Chetty

Raj Chetty

Prof. of Econ. & Dir. Lab for Economic Applications and Policy, Harvard University

Chetty’s research on topics such as taxation, unemployment, and education has been widely cited in media outlets and Congressional testimony, and has had a significant impact on economic policy in the United States. Chetty has been named one of the top economists in the world by The New York Times and the Economist magazine. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard in 2003 at the age of 23 and is currently one of the youngest tenured professors in the university’s history.