Dr. Richard Parker
Richard Parker is Lecturer in Public Policy and Senior Fellow of the Shorenstein Center at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. His academic articles appear in numerous academic anthologies and journals. His career before coming to the Kennedy School in 1993 included journalism, philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, and political consulting. From 2009 to 2011 he was an economic advisor to Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou. He received the Kennedy School's Carballo award for outstanding teaching in 2011. Dr. Parker is a compelling speaker, listen to the audio of his presentation at EPS’s Sustainablity Session at the 2012 ASSA/AEA Annual meetings.