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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH INC
1050 MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE
CAMBRIDGE, MA 02138
617-868-3900

Purpose

THE NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH IS A PRIVATE, NONPROFIT, NONPARTISAN RESEARCH ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO PROMOTING A GREATER UNDERSTANDING OF HOW THE ECONOMY WORKS. IT IS COMMITTED TO UNDERTAKING AND DISSEMINATING UNBIASED ECONOMIC RESEARCH AMONG ACADEMIC RESEARCHERS, POLICY-MAKERS, AND BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS.

Federal Emp. ID
131641075
Activity
V22 - Economics
IRS Ruling Date
1921
IRS Type
501(c)(3) - Public charity: Religious, educational, charitable, scientific, and literary organizations...
Basis for public charity status
15 - Organization with a substantial portion of support from a governmental unit or the general public
Date of most recent return
06/2019
Total Revenue
$40,352,849
Total Assets
$138,494,267
Pounds Of Food
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Name Title/Position Officials
James Poterba president 2009
Martin Feldstein PRESIDENT & CEO 2005