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Louise M. Sheiner

Senior Economist

Fiscal Analysis Section

Research and Statistics

202-452-2761
louise.m.sheiner@frb.gov
Education
  • Ph.D., Economics, Harvard University, 1993
  • A.B., Biology, Harvard University, 1982
    • Economist

      Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    • 1993 - present
    • Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy

      U.S. Department of the Treasury

    • 1996
    • Senior Staff Economist

      Council of Economic Advisers

    • 1995 - 1996
    • Economist

      Joint Committee on Taxation

    • 1990 - 1993
  • Sheiner, Louise (2009). "Intergenerational Aspects of Health Care," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2009-38. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Follette, Glenn, and Louise Sheiner, eds. (2008). An Examination of Health Spending Growth in the United States: Past Trends and Future Prospects, Fiscal Sustainability: Analytical Developments and Emerging Policy Issues vol. Apr. Perugia: Banca d’Italia.
  • Cutler, David M., James M. Poterba, Louise M. Sheiner, and Lawrence H. Summers (2007). "An Aging Society: Opportunity Or Challenge?" in Creedy, John, Ross Guest eds., New Developments in the Economics of Population Ageing. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, Mass: Elgar, pp. 226-81, 296-98.
  • Elmendorf, Douglas W., and Louise M. Sheiner (2007). "Should America Save for its Old Age? Fiscal Policy, Population Aging, and National Saving," in Creedy, John, Ross Guest eds., New Developments in the Economics of Population Ageing. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, Mass: Elgar, pp. 299-316.
  • Sheiner, Louise, Daniel E. Sichel, and Lawrence Slifman (2007). "A Primer on the Macroeconomic Implications of Population Aging," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2007-01. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Coronado, Julia Lynn, Joseph P. Lupton, and Louise Sheiner (2005). "The Household Spending Response to the 2003 Tax Cut: Evidence from Survey Data," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2005-32. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Follette, Glenn, and Louise Sheiner (2005). "The Sustainability of Health Spending Growth," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2005-60. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Sheiner, Louise (2004). "The Effects of Technology on the Age Distribution of Health Spending: A Cross-Country Perspective," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2004-14. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise Sheiner (2000). "Generational Aspects of Medicare," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2000-09. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Elmendorf, Douglas W., and Louise Sheiner (2000). "Should America Save for its Old Age?: Population Aging, National Saving, and Fiscal Policy," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2000-03. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise Sheiner (1999). "Demographics and Medical Care Spending: Standard and Non-Standard Effects," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 1999-20. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise Sheiner (1999). "The Geography of Medicare," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 1999-18. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Lebow, David, Louise Sheiner, Larry Slifman, and Martha Starr-McCluer (1999). "Recent Trends in Compensation Practices," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 1999-32. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Sheiner, Louise (1999). "Health Care Costs, Wages, and Aging," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 1999-19. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise Sheiner (1998). "Demographics and Medical Care Spending: Standard and Non-Standard Effects," NBER Working Papers 6866. National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise Sheiner (1998). "Managed Care and the Growth of Medical Expenditures," in Garber, Alan,M. ed., Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Vol. 1. Cambridge and London: MIT Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, pp. 77-115.
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise Sheiner (1997). "Managed Care and the Growth of Medical Expenditures," NBER Working Papers 6140. National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Jack, William, and Louise Sheiner (1997). "Welfare-Improving Health Expenditure Subsidies," American Economic Review, vol. 87, no. 1, pp. 206-221.
  • Sheiner, Louise (1997). "Health Reform Three Years Later: The Federal Perspective," In Proceedings of the Eighty-Ninth Annual Conference on Taxation Held Under the Auspices of the National Tax Association at Boston, Massachusetts, November 10-12, 1996. National Tax Association-Tax Institute of America, pp. 46-51.
  • Sheiner, Louise (1996). "Distributional Effects of Fundamental Tax Reform: Comment," in Aaron, Henry,J., William Gale G. eds., Economic Effects of Fundamental Tax Reform. Washington: Brookings Institution Press, pp. 315-320.
  • Sheiner, Louise (1995). "Housing Prices and the Savings of Renters," Journal of Urban Economics, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 94-125.
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise M. Sheiner (1994). "Policy Options for Long-Term Care," in Wise, David,A. ed., Studies in the Economics of Aging. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, pp. 395-434.
  • Sheiner, Louise (1994). "Marginal Tax Rates and Health Care Reform," National Tax Journal, vol. 47, no. 3, pp. 497-517.
  • Cutler, David M., and Louise M. Sheiner (1993). "Policy Options for Long-Term Care," NBER Working Papers 4302. National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Sheiner, Louise (1993). "Review of: Canada-U.S. Tax Comparisons," Journal of Economic Literature, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 1468-1469.
  • Sheiner, Louise Marla (1993). "Housing Considerations and Life-Cycle Decisions," Ph.D dissertation, Harvard University.
  • Sheiner, Louise, and David N. Weil (1992). "The Housing Wealth of the Aged," NBER Working Papers 4115. National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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