Shapiro, Harold T(afler)

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SHAPIRO, Harold T(afler)

SHAPIRO, Harold T(afler). American, b. 1935. Genres: Economics. Career: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, assistant professor, 1964-67, associate professor, 1967-70, professor of economics and Public Policy, 1970- 87, chairman of department, 1974-77, vice-president for academic affairs, 1977-79, president and chairman of board of regents, 1980-87; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, president and professor of economics and public affairs, 1988-2001; emeritus, 2001-. Served on presidential Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, 1990-92. Member of many boards and committees; appointed by President Clinton to chair the National Bioethics Advisory Commission, 1996. Publications: (with G.A. Fulton) A Regional Econometric Forecasting System: Major Economic Areas of Michigan, 1985; Tradition and Change: Perspectives on Education and Public Policy, 1987; (ed. with M.J. Field) Employment and Health Benefits: A Connection at Risk, 1993. Author of articles. Address: Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Robertson Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544-1013, U.S.A.