詹姆斯·加尔布雷思 holds the Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs 和 a professorship in 政府at The University of Texas at Austin.
Galbraith holds degrees from Harvard University (BA) 和 in economics from Yale University (MA, M.Phil, PhD). He was Executive Director of the Joint Economic Committee of the 美国 Congress in the early 1980s. He chaired the board of Economists for Peace 和 Security from 1996 to 2016 (www.epsusa.org) 和 directs the University of Texas 不等式Project (http://utip.lbj.utexas.edu）。他是《 Structural Change 和 Economic Dynamics.