Dr. Stephanie Kelton


Dr. Stephanie Kelton is a professor in the forthcoming Center for the Study of Inequality and Social Justice at Stony Brook University. She served as Chief Economist on the U.S. Senate Budget Committee (minority staff) in 2015 and as an Economic Advisor to the Bernie 2016 presidential campaign.

She was the founder and editor-in- chief of the top-ranked blog New Economic Perspectives and a member of the TopWonks network of the nation’s best thinkers. In 2016, POLITICO recognized her as one of the 50 people across the country who is most influencing the political debate. She was elected Chair of the Board at Economists for Peace & Security in 2017.

Stephanie consults with policymakers and advocacy groups across the globe. Her research expertise is in government finance, employment policy, social security and international finance.

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