Ben Harris is the executive director of Kellogg Public-Private Initiative and a visiting Associate Professor at Kellogg. Recently, he worked as the chief economist and economic adviser to the Vice President of the United States.
Harris was born on 17th July, 1977. He is 43 years old as of 2020. His nickname is Ben. Cancer is his birth sign. Ben is a Washington state native. He was raised primarily on the island of Bainbridge.
Quick facts and information about Ben Harris
|Full name||Benjamin H. Harris|
|Date of birth||July 17, 1977|
|Age||43 years old|
|Born Country||United States of America|
|Home town||Washington D.C|
|Residing town||Washington D.C|
|Marital Status||Married (Jessica Lynn)|
|Net Worth||Not Available|
Ben Harris Education
In the year 1955, Ben graduated from Bainbridge High School. He received his B.A in economics from Tufts University in 1999. He also received a Fulbright scholarship to Namibia.
He acquired an M.A. from Columbia University in quantitative methods in 2003. In 2005, he received an M.A in Economics from Cornell University. He also obtained an M.Phil. Economics degree from George University, Washington in 2010. In 2011, he also received a Ph.D. in economics from George Washington University.
Ben Harris Career
Ben was a senior economist with the Budget Committee in the House of Representatives of the USA. At the Brookings Institution, he continued to work as a research economist. Later, he worked as director of policy for The Hamilton Project. He was also a fellow of economic studies at the Brookings Institution. He worked as the deputy director of the Brookings Retirement Security Project.
In the year 2011, Harris worked as the senior economist at the White house. Until 2013, He worked in White House and worked in fiscal policy and retirement security. He left the first stint in the administration of Obama and then worked as a senior research associate.
Harris worked with the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and Urban Institute. Harris worked as the chief economist and economic adviser of Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr in December 2014. He continued to work until January 2017. He left the position as a senior economic policy adviser and then worked for Rokos Capital Management.
He worked as Chief Economist for American proof-based policy organization. In this present time, he is working as the Executive director of the Kellogg Public-Private Interface at Northwestern University.
He was the Chief editor of the Biden Forum. He worked in shaping the economic policy platforms in the presidential campaign 2020 of Biden. He also has been known as one of the select groups of economists that Biden advises regularly.
Ben Harris Relationship
Ben Harris married to Jessica Lynn. The couple has three daughters.
Ben Harris Social Media
Ben Harris is active on Twitter with account Ben Harris with 1.8k followers (joined in November 2015). He uses Twitter to share his views and posts.
Ben Harris Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Ben Harris is not available.