2010-2011

Abigail Brown

Abigail Brown

Senior Economist, U.S. Government Accountability Office, Financial Markets and Community Investments Group

Brown received her PhD in Policy Analysis from the Pardee RAND Graduate School in 2006. Prior to joining the Center, she was a postdoctoral fellow in Finance and Economics at the University of Technology, Sydney and a temporary assistant professor at American University. … Read more about Abigail Brown

Sreedhari Desai

Sreedhari Desai

Desai is Assistant Professor at the Kenan-Flagler Business School in the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She has a bachelor's degree in engineering, a master's degree in Finance, and a doctoral degree in Management. … Read more about Sreedhari Desai

Abby Larson

Abby Larson received her PhD in Sociology from the New York University in 2010. Her fellowship project was a study of global financial markets based on data… Read more about Abby Larson

Susannah Rose

Susannah Rose

Scientific Director of Research, Office of Patient Experience, Cleveland Clinic
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Case Western

Rose completed her PhD in Health Policy in 2010 at Harvard University, and prior to joining the Cleveland Clinic, she held a pre- and post-doctoral fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIMH and NCI).… Read more about Susannah Rose

Aaron Swartz

Aaron Swartz is a writer, hacker, and activist. He co-authored the RSS 1.0 specification, helped develop standards for the Semantic Web, and designed the metadata system for Creative Commons. He co-founded Reddit.com, an online news startup acquired by Condé Nast, and architected OpenLibrary.org. His writing has appeared in a variety of magazines and journals and he has been profiled in Wired and Newsweek. He is on the board of Change Congress and is the co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee. During the fellowship year, he will conduct experimental and ethnographic studies of the political system to prepare a monograph on the mechanisms of political corruption.