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Daniel M. Rothschild

Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Executive Director
Daniel M. Rothschild is the Executive Director of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He leads strategy and oversees all programs and operations for the organization. His popular writing and articles and reviews have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Reason, Weekly Standard, Roll Call, The Hill, Chicago Policy Review, Economic Affairs, and many other popular and policy publications. Dan has testified before the U.S. Congress and several state legislatures on tax and fiscal policy, government reform, and disaster recovery policy. 
A native Texan, Rothschild earned his master’s degrees from the University of Manchester, and  Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan.