Brooks is a frequent guest on national television and radio talk shows and has been published widely in publications including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.
Brooks has a Ph.D. and an M.Phil. in policy analysis from RAND Graduate School. He also holds an M.A. in economics from Florida Atlantic University and a B.A. in economics from Thomas Edison State College.
• Louis A. Bantle Professor of Business and Government Policy, 2007–2008; Professor of Public Administration, 2006–2008; Associate Professor of Public Administration, 2001–2005, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University. • Consultant, RAND Corporation, 1998–2008 • Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Economics, Georgia State University, 1998–2001 • Doctoral Fellow, RAND Corporation, 1996–98 • Professor of French Horn, Harid Conservatory of Music, Lynn University, 1992–95 • French Hornist, City Orchestra of Barcelona, 1989–1992 • French Hornist, Annapolis Brass Quintet, 1983–89
Ph.D., M.Phil., policy analysis, RAND Graduate School M.A., economics, Florida Atlantic University B.A., economics, Thomas Edison State College
"Poverty in America" is a compilation of AEI scholars’ thinking on why fighting for the poor is a moral imperative; what demands special attention in the debate; and which policy proposals could enable the labor market, social safety net, and broader society to provide low-income Americans a better shot at success.
In conversation with AEI President Arthur Brooks, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, whose Art of Living Foundation is active in 152 countries, will consider the challenges of rising inequality and human suffering.