Home > About BEA > BEA Leadership > Associate Director for National Economic Accounts

Associate Director for National Economic Accounts

Brent R. Moulton

Brent R. Moulton

Brent Moulton has served as Associate Director for National Economic Accounts at the Bureau of Economic Analysis since 1997. He is responsible for the estimation and analysis of the national income and product accounts, including gross domestic product. He has authored many professional articles and is a recipient of the Commerce Department's Gold Medal Award for his innovation and leadership in upgrading the U.S. national economic accounts.

Prior to joining BEA, Dr. Moulton served as Chief of the Price and Index Number Research Division at the Bureau of Labor Statistics where he led major improvements to the consumer price index. He received a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago.