Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research
Mark Weisbrot co-founded CEPR in 1999. His areas of research include economic growth, trade, international financial institutions, and Latin America. He writes a column on economic and policy issues that is distributed to over 550 newspapers by McClatchy-Tribune Information Services. He is co-author of Social Security: The Phony Crisis (with Dean Baker). He appears frequently on TV and radio news programs including, BBC World News, CNN, PBS NewsHour and Marketplace radio. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Michigan.