Council Members & Past Presidents

Council 2020-2022

Kevin Fox, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, President
Marshall Reinsdorf, International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC, USA, Past President
Catherine Van Rompaey, World Bank, Washington, DC, USA, Treasurer and President-Elect


Elected Members

Charles Yuji Horioka, Asian Growth Research Institute, Japan, 2018-2022
Robert Inklaar, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 2018-2022
Sabrina Pabilonia, Bureau of Labor Statistics, USA, 2018-2022
Diane Coyle, University of Cambridge, UK, 2020-2024
Thomas Crossley, European University Institute, Italy, 2020-2024
Shatakshee Dhongde, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, 2020-2024
Dennis Fixler, Bureau of Economic Analysis, USA, 2020-2024


Co-Opted Members

John Haas, STATEC. Luxembourg, 2020-2022
Rebecca Riley, King’s College London, UK, 2020-2022
Gabriel Simbila, National Bureau of Statistics, Tanzania, 2020-2022

Andrew Sharpe, Centre for the Study of Living Standards, Ottawa, Canada, Executive Director


Past IARIW Presidents and Years Served

2018-2020 Marshall Reinsdorf, USA
2016-2018 Albert Braakmann, Germany
2014-2016 Alice Nakamura, Canada†
2012-2014 Barbara Fraumeni, USA
2010-2012 Peter van de Ven, the Netherlands
2008-2010 Andrea Brandolini, Italy
2006-2008 Stephen Jenkins, UK
2004-2006 Liv Hobbelstad Simpson, Norway
2002-2004 Timothy Smeeding, USA
2000-2002 Michael Ward,* UK
1998-2000 Anne Harrison, UK
1996-1998 Utz-Peter Reich, Germany
1994-1996 Derek Blades,* UK
1992-1994 Richard Ruggles,* USA
1989-1992 Janos Arvay,* Hungary
1987-1989 Alan Heston, USA
1985-1987 T.P. Hill,* UK
1983-1985 Lennart Fastbom, Sweden
1981-1983 Lazsio Drechsler,* Hungary
1979-1981 Irving Kravis,* USA
1977-1979 Andre Vanoli, France
1975-1977 Reginald Beales,* UK
1973-1975 George Jaszi,* USA
1971-1973 Zoltan Kennessey*, Hungary
1969-1971 Simon Goldberg,* Canada
1967-1969 Phyllis Deane,* UK
1965-1967 Roy Geary,* Ireland
1963-1965 Odd Aukurst,* Norway
1961-1963 C.A. Oomens,* the Netherlands
1959-1961 Christopher Saunders,* UK
1957-1959 Raymond Goldsmith,* USA
1955-1957 Kjeld Bjerke,* Denmark
1953-1955 Benedetto Barberi,* Italy
1951-1953 Milton Gilbert,* USA
1949-1951 J.R.N. Stone,* UK
1947-1949 Simon Kuznets,* US

* Deceased

† In 2015 the title of the person who heads the IARIW Council was changed from Chairperson to President