Top Economist Leaves White House, and an Economy Not Yet ‘Normal’

Written by on April 1, 2023

WASHINGTON — Cecilia Rouse, the chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, stepped down on Friday to return to teaching at Princeton University. As a going-away present fit for an economist, her staff presented her with a chart showing every previous chair of the council, ranked by the number of jobs created during their tenure.

Dr. Rouse’s name tops the list. In the two . . .

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