Martin Neil Baily
Martin Neil Baily is a senior fellow in the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution and the Bernard L. Schwartz Chair in Economic Policy Development. He is also the director of the Business and Public Policy Initiative. Baily rejoined Brookings in September 2007 to develop a program of research on business and the economy. He is studying growth, innovation, and how to speed the recovery. He is a senior adviser to the McKinsey Global Institute, a senior director of Albright Stonebridge Group, a member of the Squam Lake Group of financial economists, co-chair of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Financial Reform Initiative, and a director of the Phoenix Companies of Hartford, Connecticut. Baily earned his PhD in economics in 1972 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After teaching at MIT and Yale, he became a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution in 1979 and a professor of economics at the University of Maryland in 1989. He is the author of many professional articles and books, testifies regularly to House and Senate committees, and is often quoted in the press.