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About Scott J. Wallsten

Scott Wallsten is an economist whose research focuses on telecommunications, regulation, competition, and technology policy. He is currently vice president for research and senior fellow at the Technology Policy Institute as well as a senior policy fellow at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy.
He served as economics director of the Federal Communications Commission’s National Broadband Task Force from 2009-2010, and has also been director of communications policy studies and senior fellow at The Progress & Freedom Foundation, a senior fellow at the AEI - Brookings Joint Center for Regulatory Studies and a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, an economist at The World Bank, a scholar at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, and a staff economist at the U.S. President's Council of Economic Advisers.
Wallsten holds a PhD in economics from Stanford University.


Present Senior Policy Fellow, Georgetown University Center for Business and Public Policy
Present Vice President for Research and Senior Fellow, Technology Policy Institute

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