Essay on PSC 102

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1. Who is the chair of National Economic Council?
Barack Obama (President of the United States) is the chair of National Economic Council.
It has four principal functions: to coordinate policy-making for domestic and international economic issues, to coordinate economic policy advice for the President, to ensure that policy decisions and programs are consistent with the President's economic goals, and to monitor implementation of the President's economic policy agenda.

2. Who is the chair of Council of Economic Advisers?
Jason Furman is the chair of Council of Economic Advisers.
The Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) is an agency within the Executive Office of the President that advises the President of the United States on economic policy. The CEA provides much of the objective empirical research for the White House and prepares the annual Economic Report of the President.

3. Who is the White House Chief of Staff?
Denis McDonough is the White House Chief of Staff.
The roles of the Chief of Staff are both managerial and advisory and can include the following:
Select key White House staff and supervise them; Structure the White House staff system; Control the flow of people into the Oval Office; Manage the flow of information; Protect the interests of the President; Negotiate with Congress, other members of the executive branch, and extragovernmental political groups to implement the President's agenda; Advise the President on various issues

4. Who is the head of the Office of Management and Budget?
Sylvia Mathews Burwell is the director of the OMB.
The OMB's critical missions are: Firstly, Budget development and…