Robert B. Reich has served in three national administrations, most recently as secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton. He also served on President-Elect Obama’s transition advisory board. He has written twelve books, including The Work of Nations, which has been translated into 22 languages; the best-sellers The Future of Success and Locked in the Cabinet,Supercapitalism, Aftershock and Beyond Outrage.
Jane Mauldon earned her undergraduate degree from Oxford University in Politics, Philosophy and Economics and her Ph.D. from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University, where she studied demography and public policy. In addition to her associate professorship in the Goldman School of Public Policy she currently serving as the chair of UC Berkeley’s Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects.
Her research interests include health policy and economics, poverty and public policy, demography, quantitative methods, and teen-parent component of California’s welfare reforms.