Austan Goolsbee is an American economist who has a net worth of $5 million. Austan Goolsbee has earned his net worth as the former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors. Goolsbee was the youngest member appointed to the cabinet of current U.S. President Barack Obama. He was born in Waco, TX on August 18, 1969 he was raised in Whittier, California. Goolsbee is the Robert P. Gwinn Economics Professor at the University Of Chicago Booth School Of Business. He replaced Christina Romer as the Council's Chairman in September 2010, and later on June 6, 2011 he resigned and returned to his teaching career at the University of Chicago. He has been one of the three members on the Council since Obama was elected President. He also served as an advisor to Obama in 2004 during the U.S. Senate race. Goolsbee was also the senior economic advisor during the 2008 Presidential election under Barack Obama. He attended Milton Academy, and he earned both a B.A. summa cum laude and M.A. in economics in 1991 from Yale University. Then is 1995 he received his Ph.D. also in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was also an Alfred P. Sloan Fellow from 2000 to 20002, as well as a Fulbright Scholar from 2006 to 2007. During his college days at Yale Austan was a member of the Yale Political Union and the Yale Debate Association. He married a former director of business development at MTV International Robin Winters on November 1, 1997. They have two sons and one daughter.
Austan Goolsbee Net Worth
Have something to add to this net worth? Share it by adding comments below.
Date of Birth
Aug 18, 1969 (46 years old)
United States of America
LeBron James Overshadows NBA Championship Win, With Amazing $41 Million Donationon Jun 25, 2016
How Was O.J. Simpson Able To Afford His Famous Legal "Dream Team" During His Murder Trial?on Jun 26, 2016
Floyd Mayweather Just Made Another Amazingly Outlandish Purchaseon Jun 23, 2016
Tupac Spoke About The Perils Of Capitalism And Donald Trump Back In 1992on Jun 25, 2016
Hollywood May Be Getting Hit By A Second Bling Ringon Jun 27, 2016
"Clash of Clans" Sold For $8.6 Billion To Chinese Internet Firmon Jun 26, 2016
Inside The $367M+ Luxury Jet: The Boeing 747-8 VIPon Jun 24, 2016
Leo Messi's Salary Is Higher Than The Combined Salaries Of The Entire U.S. Men's National Teamon Jun 27, 2016
Folk Rocker David Crosby To Pay $3 Million To Jogger He Hit With Caron Jun 27, 2016
Reclusive British Billionaire And His Hot Swedish Ex Have Reunited, 14 Years After They Divorced, With One Unusual Caveaton Jun 25, 2016
All net worths are calculated by applying a proprietary algorithm. The results are then fact checked and confirmed by a team of editors. We scan all publicly available data and resources and work diligently to ensure that our numbers are the most accurate and up to date net worth data you will find anywhere on the internet.
- Travis Boersma's Dutch Bros. Coffee Turns 'Bro-istas' Into FranchiseesWhat makes Dutch Bros. Coffee different from other coffee franchises? Founder Travis Boersma's deep commitment to his customers.
- SoftBank CEO Nikesh Arora Steps Down For Masayoshi SonWhy is Masayoshi coming back as leader of SoftBank after offering the job to Arora? What does he have planned?
- Rock On! Led Zeppelin Found Innocent Of Plagiarism ChargesThey're innocent! After a lengthy legal battle, legendary rock band Led Zeppelin was recently found not guilty of plagiarizing the opening riff to its iconic Stairway to Heaven song from a lesser-known band.
- Tunisian Billionaire Disappears Before He Can Be Deported To Face Prison Time In Home CountryBelhassen Trabelsi is a Tunisian billionaire refugee and he is missing. It turns out that his missing status is quite convenient, as he was about to be deported from Canada, to face charges back at home.