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Advancing Capitalism

  • Clyde Wayne Crews

    Vice President for Policy

    Wayne Crews is vice president for policy and director of technology studies at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. His work explores the impact of government regulation of free enterprise, antitrust and competition policy, safety and environmental issues, and information age concerns.

  • Fred L. Smith, Jr.

    Founder and Director, Center for Advancing Capitalism

    Fred Smith combines intellectual and strategic analysis of complex policy issues ranging from the environment to corporate governance with an informative and entertaining presentation style. He speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.

  • Ryan Young

    Fellow

    Ryan Young’s research focuses on the regulatory state at large, monetary policy and financial regulation.

Regulatory Reform

  • John Berlau

    Senior Fellow

    John Berlau is a senior fellow at CEI. He specializes in the impact of public policy on entrepreneurship and the investing public.

  • Gregory Conko

    Executive Director

    Gregory Conko is CEI's executive director. His policy research at CEI focuses on issues of food and pharmaceutical safety regulation, and on the general treatment of health risks in public policy.

  • Clyde Wayne Crews

    Vice President for Policy

    Wayne Crews is vice president for policy and director of technology studies at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. His work explores the impact of government regulation of free enterprise, antitrust and competition policy, safety and environmental issues, and information age concerns.

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

  • Marlo Lewis, Jr.

    Senior Fellow

    Marlo Lewis writes on global warming, energy policy, and public policy issues. His interests include the science, economics, and politics of global warming policy and the moral basis of free enterprise.

  • Iain Murray

    Vice President for Strategy

    Iain Murray is Vice President for Strategy at CEI. He is the author of several best-selling books on environmental policy and specializes in energy, environment, finance, trade, and science and technology policy.

  • Ryan Radia

    Associate Director of Technology Studies

    Ryan Radia focuses on adapting law and public policy to the unique challenges of the information age. His research areas include information privacy, intellectual property, electronic speech, competition policy, telecommunications, media regulation, and Internet freedom.

  • Marc Scribner

    Fellow

    Marc Scribner is a Fellow focusing on public policy issues related to transportation, land use, and telecommunications.

  • Fred L. Smith, Jr.

    Founder and Director, Center for Advancing Capitalism

    Fred Smith combines intellectual and strategic analysis of complex policy issues ranging from the environment to corporate governance with an informative and entertaining presentation style. He speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.

  • Ryan Young

    Fellow

    Ryan Young’s research focuses on the regulatory state at large, monetary policy and financial regulation.

Constitutional and Legal Issues

  • Hans Bader

    Senior Attorney

    Hans Bader is a senior attorney at CEI. His prior casework has included suits involving the First Amendment, federalism, and civil rights issues.

  • Christopher C. Horner

    Senior Fellow

    As an attorney, Horner has represented CEI, scientists, and Members of the U.S. Congress on matters of environmental policy in the federal courts including the Supreme Court. He is the author of two best-selling books on global warming policy.

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

  • Ben Lieberman

    Former Senior Fellow in Environmental Policy

    Mr. Lieberman returned to CEI after five years as a senior policy analyst for energy and environment at the Heritage Foundation. He continues to cover a variety of topics, including global warming, air quality, access to domestic energy supplies, renewable energy, and the impact of environmental and energy regulations on consumers.

  • Marc Scribner

    Fellow

    Marc Scribner is a Fellow focusing on public policy issues related to transportation, land use, and telecommunications.

  • F. Vincent Vernuccio

    Labor Policy Counsel

    F. Vincent Vernuccio is Labor Policy Counsel at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. He is an attorney and labor consultant.

Finance and Entrepreneurship

  • John Berlau

    Senior Fellow

    John Berlau is a senior fellow at CEI. He specializes in the impact of public policy on entrepreneurship and the investing public.

  • William Frezza

    Warren Brookes Journalism Fellow, Fellow in Technology and Entrepreneurship

    William Frezza is a policy fellow at CEI. He writes on a variety of topics, including regulatory reform, crony capitalism, tax policy, “green” government mandates, and ways to restore US economic leadership.

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

  • Trey Kovacs

    Policy Analyst

    Trey Kovacs is a Policy Analyst at CEI. He focuses on economic impacts of labor and finance policy. His research areas include public sector unions, labor policy reform, and employer rights.

Trade and International

  • Mark Milke

    Director of Alberta Policy Studies at the Fraser Institute

  • Fran Smith

    Board Member and Adjunct Fellow

    Ms. Smith focuses on trade and international issues affecting consumers. She is also the founder and coordinator of International Consumers for Civil Society, an umbrella group that has 24 non-profit organization members in 13 countries worldwide.

Immigration

  • David Bier

    Former Immigration Policy Analyst at CEI

Insurance

  • Michelle Minton

    Fellow

    Michelle Minton is CEI’s Fellow specializing in consumer policy, FDA regulation of non-pharmaceuticals, alcohol regulation, food and beverage regulation, and internet gambling.

  • Fred L. Smith, Jr.

    Founder and Director, Center for Advancing Capitalism

    Fred Smith combines intellectual and strategic analysis of complex policy issues ranging from the environment to corporate governance with an informative and entertaining presentation style. He speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.

Nanny State

  • Gregory Conko

    Executive Director

    Gregory Conko is CEI's executive director. His policy research at CEI focuses on issues of food and pharmaceutical safety regulation, and on the general treatment of health risks in public policy.

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

  • Ben Lieberman

    Former Senior Fellow in Environmental Policy

    Mr. Lieberman returned to CEI after five years as a senior policy analyst for energy and environment at the Heritage Foundation. He continues to cover a variety of topics, including global warming, air quality, access to domestic energy supplies, renewable energy, and the impact of environmental and energy regulations on consumers.

  • Angela Logomasini

    Senior Fellow

    Ms. Logomasini conducts research and analysis on environmental regulatory issues, environmental risk and consumer freedom. She is co-editor of CEI’s Environmental Source.

  • Michelle Minton

    Fellow

    Michelle Minton is CEI’s Fellow specializing in consumer policy, FDA regulation of non-pharmaceuticals, alcohol regulation, food and beverage regulation, and internet gambling.

  • Fred L. Smith, Jr.

    Founder and Director, Center for Advancing Capitalism

    Fred Smith combines intellectual and strategic analysis of complex policy issues ranging from the environment to corporate governance with an informative and entertaining presentation style. He speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.

Tech and Telecom

  • Fred Campbell

    Contributor

    Fred Campbell was the director of CEI's Communications Liberty and Innovation Project until 2014. He is the founder of FBC Enterprises LLC, former President and CEO of the Wireless Communications Association International (WCAI), and an adjunct professor at the University of Nebraska College of Law.

  • Clyde Wayne Crews

    Vice President for Policy

    Wayne Crews is vice president for policy and director of technology studies at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. His work explores the impact of government regulation of free enterprise, antitrust and competition policy, safety and environmental issues, and information age concerns.

  • William Frezza

    Warren Brookes Journalism Fellow, Fellow in Technology and Entrepreneurship

    William Frezza is a policy fellow at CEI. He writes on a variety of topics, including regulatory reform, crony capitalism, tax policy, “green” government mandates, and ways to restore US economic leadership.

  • Ryan Radia

    Associate Director of Technology Studies

    Ryan Radia focuses on adapting law and public policy to the unique challenges of the information age. His research areas include information privacy, intellectual property, electronic speech, competition policy, telecommunications, media regulation, and Internet freedom.

  • Marc Scribner

    Fellow

    Marc Scribner is a Fellow focusing on public policy issues related to transportation, land use, and telecommunications.

Energy and Environment

  • Bonner R. Cohen

  • Gregory Conko

    Executive Director

    Gregory Conko is CEI's executive director. His policy research at CEI focuses on issues of food and pharmaceutical safety regulation, and on the general treatment of health risks in public policy.

  • Myron Ebell

    Director, Center for Energy and Environment

    Myron Ebell is director of energy and global warming policy at CEI and chairs the Cooler Heads Coalition.

  • Christopher C. Horner

    Senior Fellow

    As an attorney, Horner has represented CEI, scientists, and Members of the U.S. Congress on matters of environmental policy in the federal courts including the Supreme Court. He is the author of two best-selling books on global warming policy.

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

  • Marlo Lewis, Jr.

    Senior Fellow

    Marlo Lewis writes on global warming, energy policy, and public policy issues. His interests include the science, economics, and politics of global warming policy and the moral basis of free enterprise.

  • Ben Lieberman

    Former Senior Fellow in Environmental Policy

    Mr. Lieberman returned to CEI after five years as a senior policy analyst for energy and environment at the Heritage Foundation. He continues to cover a variety of topics, including global warming, air quality, access to domestic energy supplies, renewable energy, and the impact of environmental and energy regulations on consumers.

  • Angela Logomasini

    Senior Fellow

    Ms. Logomasini conducts research and analysis on environmental regulatory issues, environmental risk and consumer freedom. She is co-editor of CEI’s Environmental Source.

  • Mark Milke

    Director of Alberta Policy Studies at the Fraser Institute

  • Iain Murray

    Vice President for Strategy

    Iain Murray is Vice President for Strategy at CEI. He is the author of several best-selling books on environmental policy and specializes in energy, environment, finance, trade, and science and technology policy.

  • Fred L. Smith, Jr.

    Founder and Director, Center for Advancing Capitalism

    Fred Smith combines intellectual and strategic analysis of complex policy issues ranging from the environment to corporate governance with an informative and entertaining presentation style. He speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.

  • William Yeatman

    Senior Fellow

    William Yeatman is a Senior Fellow in Energy and Global Warming.

Health and Safety

  • Gregory Conko

    Executive Director

    Gregory Conko is CEI's executive director. His policy research at CEI focuses on issues of food and pharmaceutical safety regulation, and on the general treatment of health risks in public policy.

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

Transportation

  • Sam Kazman

    General Counsel

    Sam Kazman is CEI’s general counsel and Director of the Center for Law and Litigation.

  • Iain Murray

    Vice President for Strategy

    Iain Murray is Vice President for Strategy at CEI. He is the author of several best-selling books on environmental policy and specializes in energy, environment, finance, trade, and science and technology policy.

  • Marc Scribner

    Fellow

    Marc Scribner is a Fellow focusing on public policy issues related to transportation, land use, and telecommunications.

  • Rand Simberg

    Adjunct Scholar

    Mr. Simberg is an expert on space technology and policy, particularly with regard to NASA and commercial human spaceflight. He has published lengthy essays on these topics at <i>The New Atlantis</i>, and done many columns for <i>Fox News</i>, <i>Popular Mechanics</i>, <i>AOL News</i>, and <i>Pajamas Media</i>. With over three decades of experience, including many years in aerospace engineering and project management at the Aerospace Corporation and Rockwell International Corporation in Los Angeles, he has been recognized as an expert in space transportation by the Office of Technology Assessment.

  • Fred L. Smith, Jr.

    Founder and Director, Center for Advancing Capitalism

    Fred Smith combines intellectual and strategic analysis of complex policy issues ranging from the environment to corporate governance with an informative and entertaining presentation style. He speaks at universities and conferences worldwide.

Labor

  • Jack Mann

    Research Associate

  • Russ Pohl

    Research Associate

  • Aloysius Hogan

    Senior Fellow

    Aloysius is a Senior Fellow specializing in labor and employment policy.

  • Trey Kovacs

    Policy Analyst

    Trey Kovacs is a Policy Analyst at CEI. He focuses on economic impacts of labor and finance policy. His research areas include public sector unions, labor policy reform, and employer rights.

  • Ivan Osorio

    Editorial Director

    Ivan Osorio’s is CEI's Editorial Director, as well as writing extensively on labor issues and the new economy.

  • F. Vincent Vernuccio

    Labor Policy Counsel

    F. Vincent Vernuccio is Labor Policy Counsel at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. He is an attorney and labor consultant.