The Clunky Past of Alan Kreuger, Obama's Economic Adviser Nominee

Princeton economist Alan Krueger, President Obama's nominee for top White House economic adviser, has drawn fire over his work on the "cash for clunkers" program and controversial academic papers on job creation and health care mandates. Krueger is expected to play a key role in shaping the White House's plans to solve the lingering unemployment problem. Obama nominated Krueger on Monday to chair the three-person Council of Economic Advisers (CEA), on which the president said he relies "to...Full Story
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