Nathan GusdorfExecutive Director
Nathan Gusdorf is the Executive Director of the Fiscal Policy Institute. He is a tax attorney by training, and before joining FPI worked in the tax department of an international law firm in New York City. Prior to law school, he was a Visiting Scholar in Philosophy and Political Theory at Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main, Germany and a member of the Normative Orders Research Centre. Nathan received his J.D. from New York University School of Law and his B.A. in Philosophy, magna cum laude, from Dartmouth College.
Andrew PerrySenior Policy Analyst
Andrew Perry is a Senior Policy Analyst at the Fiscal Policy Institute. Prior to joining FPI, he was a fiscal and economic policy researcher at FPWA, the Citizens Budget Commission, and the New York City Economic Development Corporation. His past areas of focus have included economic development, income maintenance, and energy policy. Andrew holds a B.A. in International Relations from the State University of New York at Geneseo and a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of Public and International Affairs.
Brent Kramer, PhDSenior Economist (Part-Time)
Brent is a lifelong activist on behalf of unions and working people. After a long career as a technician at Verizon (and its predecessor firms), Brent returned to school and completed his doctorate in economics at the City University of New York Graduate Center in 2008. During his summer break from school in 2005, he began working for FPI, and (with a short break) has been here since. He also teaches economics part-time in the City University system, attempting to dispel the myths of mainstream (conservative) economics for young people.