William G. Gale

William G. Gale
  • Senior Fellow, Economic Studies and Co-Director, Tax Policy Center and Director, Retirement Security Project
    Brookings Institution

1979-80, studies at London School of Economics; 1981, BA, Duke University; 1987, PhD, Stanford University. 1987-91, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles: 1991-92, Senior Staff Economist, President's Council of Economic Advisers. With Brookings Institution: 1992-2001, Joseph A Pechman Fellow; 2006-09, Vice-President and Director, Economic Studies Program; currently, Arjay and Frances Miller Chair in Federal Economic Policy, Economic Studies Program; Co-Director, Tax Policy Center; Director, Retirement Security Project. Expertise: tax policy, fiscal issues, pensions and saving behaviour.