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Jeff Madrick is a journalist, economic policy consultant and analyst. He is editor of Challenge magazine, visiting professor of humanities at The Cooper Union, and director of policy research at the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis, The New School. He was educated at New York University and Harvard University, and was a Shorenstein Fellow at Harvard.
Total Books: 14
He is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books, and a former economics columnist for The New York Times. He has also contributed to online publications such as the Daily Beast and the Huffington Post
Madrick is the author of several books, including Taking America, and The End of Affluence, both of which were New York Times Notable Books of the Year. Taking America was also chosen by Business Week as one of the ten best books of the year.
His most recent book, The Case for Big Government, was named a Finalist (runner-up) for the PEN Galbraith General Non-Fiction Award for 2007-2008.
He is currently at work on a history of the American economy since 1970.
He has written for many other publications, including The Boston Review, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Institutional Investor, The Nation, American Prospect, The Boston Globe, Newsday, and the business, op-ed, and magazine sections of The New York Times. He has appeared on Charlie Rose, The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, NOW With Bill Moyers, Frontline, CNN, CNBC, CBS, and NPR. He was formerly finance editor of Business Week Magazine and an NBC News reporter and commentator. His awards include an Emmy and a Page One Award.
He has served as a policy consultant for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy and other U.S. legislators.