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Stephanie Kelton Professor Economics and Public Policy College of Arts and Sciences


Stephanie Kelton's research areas include monetary policy, employment policy, public finance, international finance, and European monetary integration.  A well-known policy expert, she has served as Chief Economist of the US Senate Budget Committee and as Senior Economic Advisor to the presidential campaign of Senator Bernie Sanders. She continues as chair of the Board of Economists for Peace and Security. In 2016, POLITICO recognized her as one of the 50 people across the country who is most influencing the political debate.


  • Ph.D. New School for Social Research, 2001
  • MPhil, Cambridge University, 1997
  • BA/BS, California State University, Sacramento, 1995