Alan B. Krueger is a U.S. economist, Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University, and research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.

From 1994-1995 Krueger served as chief economist of the U.S. Department of Labor. In 1992, he was named a Sloan Fellow in Economics, an NBER Olin Fellow in 1989-90, and awarded the Kershaw Prize by the Association for Policy Management in 1997. Krueger was elected a fellow of the Econometric Society in 1996, and was the recipient of the Mahalanobis Memorial Medal by the Indian Econometric Society in 2001.

Last Updated: May 30, 2017