Biden to Name Rouse, Tanden to Economic Team

Wall Street Journal, Nov. 29, 2020–Ken Thomas, Kate Davidson (subscription)
President-elect Joe Biden intends to nominate a team of liberal and centrist economic advisers to serve alongside planned Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen. Mr. Biden has chosen Neera Tanden, head of the Center for American Progress, a center-left think tank, to serve as director of the Office of Management and Budget. The former vice president has picked Cecilia Rouse, a Princeton University professor, as chair of the Council of Economic Advisors.