No change, no hope: Obama’s Transition Economic Advisory Board, FT.com | Willem Buiter’s Maverecon
I intend to take you on a trip through Barack Obama’s Transition Economic Advisory Board.
It members are:
DAVID E. BONIOR, a former Democratic Congressman from Michigan and John Edwards’s campaign manager. Has been active in union advocacy. He is now a professor of labour studies at Wayne State University. He opposes NAFTA and abortion. He has a BA and MA, but I cannot find out in what subject(s). He is 63 years old.
WARREN E. BUFFETT, the billionaire investor and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway; he has a BS and MS in Economics. He is 78 years old.
ROEL C. CAMPOS, a lawyer and former member of the Securities and Exchange Commission under appointed by Bush Jr. He is 58 or 59 years old.
William H. Daley, a senior executive at JP Morgan Chase, former Commerce Secretary under Clinton and chairman of Al Gore’s presidential campaign. He is a lawyer. He is 60 years old.