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Nellie Liang

Miriam K. Carliner Senior Fellow - Economic Studies, The Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy

Nellie Liang is the Miriam K. Carliner Senior Fellow in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution.  Before joining Brookings, she served as the founding director of the Division of Financial Stability (2010-17), where she worked to integrate financial stability into the Board’s monetary policy and financial regulatory deliberations.  Her current research focuses on financial and macroeconomic stability, credit markets, and financial regulatory and macroprudential policies. She also is a Visiting Scholar at the International Monetary Fund and Lecturer at the Yale School of Management.  She is a member of the Congressional Budget Office’s Panel of Economic Advisors. She is a consultant to the asset management firm Capula Investment.  She recently co-edited a book, First Responders: Inside the US Strategy for the 2007-09 Global Financial Crisis, with Ben Bernanke, Timothy Geithner, and Henry Paulson, and continues to author articles for journals, including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Public Economics, and the International Journal of Central Banking.  She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland, and a B.A. in economics from the University of Notre Dame.

Nellie Liang is the Miriam K. Carliner Senior Fellow in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution.  Before joining Brookings, she served as the founding director of the Division of Financial Stability (2010-17), where she worked to integrate financial stability into the Board’s monetary policy and financial regulatory deliberations.  Her current research focuses on financial and macroeconomic stability, credit markets, and financial regulatory and macroprudential policies. She also is a Visiting Scholar at the International Monetary Fund and Lecturer at the Yale School of Management.  She is a member of the Congressional Budget Office’s Panel of Economic Advisors. She is a consultant to the asset management firm Capula Investment.  She recently co-edited a book, First Responders: Inside the US Strategy for the 2007-09 Global Financial Crisis, with Ben Bernanke, Timothy Geithner, and Henry Paulson, and continues to author articles for journals, including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Public Economics, and the International Journal of Central Banking.  She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland, and a B.A. in economics from the University of Notre Dame.

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