economics advisory panel

Volcker Gets An Economics Panel - Yes, a Spanish Newspaper Publisher will be an Economic Adviser

Today Paul Volcker got an outsider economic advisory panel. Just yesterday there were reports Larry Summers was holding it up.

So, who are these great outsiders who need a voice in D.C.? Any working class Americans? How about some more economists?


We have

  • former Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman William Donaldson
  • former Fed Vice Chairman Roger Ferguson
  • UBS Americas Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert Wolf
  • General Electric Co. CEO Jeffrey Immelt
  • Service Employees International Union Secretary-Treasurer Anna Burger
  • David Swensen, chief investment officer at Yale University
  • Mark Gallogly, founder and managing partner of Centerbridge Partners L.P.