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Pete Klenow

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Pete Klenow

Dong Wei Faculty Fellow
Stanford King Center on Global Development
Landau Professor in Economic Policy
Department of Economics
Faculty Affiliate
Stanford King Center on Global Development
Senior Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
PhD, Economics, Stanford University, 1991
BSc, University of California Berkeley, 1986


Pete Klenow received his PhD from Stanford University, where he is currently Landau Professor of Economics and the Gordon and Betty Moore Fellow at SIEPR. He is also a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, for whom he organizes conferences on economic growth. He is a consultant to the Federal Reserve Banks of San Francisco and Minneapolis. He is currently an associate editor for the Quarterly Journal of Economics and Econometrica, and previously served on the board of editors of the American Economic Review. He has an ongoing intergovernmental personnel assignment with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Klenow specializes in macroeconomics, with emphasis on prices, productivity and economic growth.
Research Interests: 
Economic Growth, Productivity, Business Cycles