Our Team


Christopher Carrigan

"It is rare to find a situation where you have a community of scholars who are so accomplished all studying regulation in one place."

Christopher Carrigan
GW Associate Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration and MPA Program Director


Leadership 

 


Julie Balla

Julie Balla is a graduate assistant for the Regulatory Studies Center, and is also attending courses as part of the Trachtenberg School at GW.

Steven J. Balla

Professor Balla’s research focuses on stakeholder participation in the development of regulations in the US and China.  

Howard Beales

Senior Scholar

Professor Beales’ has published numerous articles addressing a wide variety of consumer protection regulatory issues.

Christopher Carrigan

Christopher Carrigan is Associate Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration at GW Trachtenberg and Co-Director of the Regulatory Studies Center

Joseph J. Cordes

Professor Cordes is a nationally-recognized scholar on the measurement of benefits and costs of government programs. 

Dylan Desjardins

Dylan is a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science student at GW, and a Research Assistant at the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Bridget C.E. Dooling

Research Professor

Bridget C.E. Dooling is a Research Professor at the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Susan E. Dudley

Prof. Dudley is a Distinguished Professor of Practice in the GW Trachtenberg School of Public Policy & Public Administration.

Jerry Ellig

Dr. Jerry Ellig was a research professor at The George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center.

Mark Febrizio

Mark Febrizio is a policy analyst at the George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center.

George M. Gray

Professor Gray served as the Assistant Administrator for the Office of Research and Development and the Science Advisor at the U.S. EPA

Heidi King

Heidi King is Research Professor at the GW Regulatory Studies Center

Emily Levin

Emily is a Bachelor of Science in Public Health with a Minor in Economics student at GW, and a Research Assistant at the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Brian F. Mannix

Brian Mannix’s research focuses primarily on the use of economic insights to improve the functioning of health, safety, and environmental regulation. 

Daniel R. Pérez

Daniel is a senior policy analyst at the GW Regulatory Studies Center

Aryamala Prasad

Graduate Assistant

Varun Shah

Varun is a Master of Science in Data Science student at GW, and a Research Assistant with the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Tara M. Sinclair

Professor of Economics and International Affairs

Professor Sinclair’s research focuses on macroeconomic modeling, forecasting, and policy.

Laura Stanley

Laura is a senior policy analyst at the GW Regulatory Studies Center. Prior to joining the Center, she worked as an economist at the U.S. EPA

Nate Thompson

Nate Thompson is the Senior Communications Associate at the George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center.

Media and Public Affairs Building
Timberley Thompson

Timberley is a Master of Public Policy student at GW, and a Research Assistant with the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Lissette Vaquerano

As operations manager, Lissette manages Center finances and operations, and oversees grant financial reporting, annual budget reporting and strategic planning.

Layvon Washington

Layvon is a PhD Candidate in the GW Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Administration, and a Research Assistant with the GW Regulatory Studies Center.

Zhoudan (Zoey) Xie

Senior Policy Analyst

Zhoudan (Zoey) Xie is a senior policy analyst at the GW Regulatory Studies Center.