(30 Nov 1954 - )
American economist was president of Harvard University, U.S. Treasury Secretary (1999-2001) and an economic adviser to President Barack Obama (2009-2010).
Science Quotes by Lawrence Summers (1 quote)
If the potential of modern science is to be realized, there is no alternative to global public goods and institutions.
— Lawrence Summers
(2000). Epigraph in Dana Dalrymple, 'Scientific Knowledge as a Global Public Good: Contributions to Innovation and the Economy', collected in National Research Council, et. al., The Role of Scientific and Technical Data and Information in the Public Domain: Proceedings of a Symposium (2003), 35.
National Research Council, Policy and Global Affairs, Board on International Scientific Organizations - 2003