Arthur Brooks

Arthur Brooks

Arthur Brooks is President of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), a non-partisan public policy think tank in Washington, DC. He is also the Beth and Ravenel Curry Scholar in free enterprise at AEI, and a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times. Until the end of 2008, Mr Brooks was a Professor of Business and Government at Syracuse University, where he taught courses in economics and social entrepreneurship, and performed research on happiness and the economics of philanthropy. Mr Brooks has previously worked as a professional classical musician and spent 10 years as a professor of public administration.