Dr David Gruen


Dr David Gruen is a member of the CEDA Council on Economic Policy, which comprises some of Australia's best and brightest policy minds, and guides CEDA's research agenda.

Commencing in September 2014, Dr David Gruen is currently the Deputy Secretary, Economic and Strategy at the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPC).

Prior to the DPC David was the Executive Director of Macroeconomic Group at Australian Treasury since January 2003. David has previously worked as Head of Economic Research Department at the Reserve Bank of Australia from May 1998 to December 2002.

David worked at the Reserve Bank for 13 years, in the Economic Analysis and Economic Research Departments. Before joining the Reserve Bank, he worked as a research scientist in the Research School of Physical Sciences at the Australian National University.

With financial support from a Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellowship, he was visiting lecturer in the Economics Department and the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University from August 1991 to June 1993. He holds PhD degrees in physiology from Cambridge University, England and in economics from the Australian National University.

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