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Profiles and Interviews

Macro Musings
American Economic Association
Why I Became An Economist
National Science Foundation (NSF)
ICPSR Council
Vox EU
Aspen Ideas Festival

Media Coverage

13,000 Economists. 1 Question”, Lisa D. Cook, Mary Daly, Brad DeLong, Betsy Stevenson, Emily Oster, Scott Cunningham, and David Autor with Nick Fountain and Jacob Goldstein, NPR Planet Money Podcast, January 10, 2020.

How Economics Excludes Black Women”, Lisa D. Cook and Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman with Cardiff Garcia, NPR Planet Money Podcast, December 18, 2019

’It Was a Mistake for Me to Choose This Field,’” Lisa D. Cook and Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman, New York Times, September 30, 2019

How Violence Limits Economic Activity,” Cardiff Garcia interview with Lisa D. Cook, NPR Planet Money Podcast, February 11, 2019

Female Economists Push Their Field Toward a #MeToo Reckoning,” Ben Casselman and Jim Tankersley, New York Times, January 10, 2019

Women in Economics Report Rampant Sexual Assault and Bias,” Ben Casselman and Jim Tankersley, New York Times, March 18, 2019

How Violence Limits Economic Activity,” Lisa D. Cook with Cardiff Garcia, The Indicator Planet Money Podcast, National Public Radio, February 11, 2019

Interview with Lisa D. Cook, Soumaya Keynes, The Economist Podcast, 2019

Is the Fed’s Independence on the Line?” Interview with Lisa D. Cook and Dan Loney, Knowledge@Wharton Radio, April 11, 2019

Interview with Lisa D. Cook, Barb Flowers, Women in Economics Podcast Series, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, February 20, 2019

Mentoring Undergraduate Women Who Are Students of Color,” Lisa D. Cook, AEA CSWEP Newsletter, Issue 1, 2019

Lisa Cook Interview,” Douglas Clement, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, December 11, 2018

Lisa D. Cook: Finding Economics,” AEA CSMGEP Profiles

NPR: “Marketplace,” “Morning Edition,” “Indivisible,” “Code Switch”
MSNBC: “AM Joy with Joy Reid,” “Melissa Harris-Perry Show”
Essence Magazine, Recognized as 1 of 5 Tech Masters, top executives and economists involved in the tech industry, November 2013.
WABC-AM “ON AIR” (Iraq and lessons from post-conflict economies),New York, NY
Guest Columnist, Detroit Free Press
MSU Engaged Scholar Magazine

“Black names: Past, present, and future,” with Trevon D. Logan and John Parman, Vox, (CEPR’s Policy Portal), November 13, 2015

Congressional Testimony

Examining the Racial and Gender Wealth Gap in America,” Hearing of the Subcommittee on Diversity and Inclusion, Committee on Financial Services, September 26, 2019 [research based on patent teams and innovation]

Lost Einsteins: Lack of Diversity in Patent Inventorship and the Impact on Americas Innovation Economy,” Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet Hearing, March 27, 2019 [based on Cook and Kongchareon (2011)]

The Financial Choice Act of 2017,” Hearing of the House Financial Services Committee, April 26, 2017

U.S. Africa Trade Relations: Creating a Platform for Economic Growth,” Joint Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection of the Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, June 24, 2009 [based on American Economic Review (2009) article with Laura Beny]