John B. Taylor

Stanford University

John B. Taylor is Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University and Bowen H. and Janice Arthur McCoy Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution.

An expert on monetary policy, he developed the Taylor rule, which provides a guide to central banks on how to determine interest rates.

From 2001-2005, he served as the Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs during the first term of the Bush Administration. He was also a member of the President's Council of Economic Advisers during the Ford and George H. W. Bush administrations.

Featured Work

JAN 11, 2007 Podcast

Global Financial Warriors: The Untold Story of International Finance in the Post-9/11 World

What steps did the U.S. government take to freeze terrorist assets worldwide, plan the financial reconstruction of Afghanistan, and oversee the development of a ...