Diana Furchtgott-Roth, former chief economist of the U.S. Department of Labor, is director of Economics21 and senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research. She has served in the White House as chief of staff of the Council of Economic Advisers under President George W. Bush, as deputy executive secretary of the Domestic Policy Council under President George H.W. Bush, and as an economist on President Reagan’s Council of Economic Advisers. Ms. Furchtgott-Roth is the author or coauthor of five books, most recently Regulating to Disaster: How Green Jobs Policies Are Damaging America’s Economy (Encounter Books, 2012) and Women’s Figures: An Illustrated Guide to the Economic Progress of Women in America (AEI Press, 2012). She is a contributing editor for RealClearMarkets.com and a columnist for The Examiner, Tax Notes, and MarketWatch.com. Ms. Furchtgott-Roth received her B.A. in economics from Swarthmore and her M.Phil. in economics from Oxford. She can be reached at email@example.com.
Scott Winship is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. Previously a fellow at the Brookings Institution, his areas of expertise include living standards and economic mobility, inequality, and insecurity. Earlier in his career, Winship was research manager of the Economic Mobility Project of The Pew Charitable Trusts and a senior policy advisor at Third Way. His research has been published in National Affairs, National Review, The Wilson Quarterly, Breakthrough Journal, and Real Clear Markets, among other outlets. Winship received a B.A. in sociology and urban studies from Northwestern University and a Ph.D. in social policy from Harvard University. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jared Meyer is a research associate at the Manhattan Institute. He is a graduate of St. John’s University where he received a B.S. in finance and a minor in the philosophy of law. Jared’s research interests include microeconomic theory and the motivations for, along with the economic effects of, governmental regulations. He was previously a research assistant for the political philosopher Douglas Rasmussen. Jared also publishes and presents on the need for a moral foundation of free markets. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Alex Schroeder is a research associate at the Manhattan Institute. He graduated with a B.S. in business administration from the University of Evansville in 2008 and received his M.A. in economics from Fordham University in 2009. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Missouri-Columbia. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.