Matthew Salomon is Senior Economist at Global Financial Integrity (GFI). Matt joined GFI following more than thirty years as an economic adviser to members of the U.S. Congress and staff, serving first as a Senior Economist in the Macroeconomic Analysis Division of the Congressional Budget Office and later as Chief Economist for the Senate Committee on the Budget, and as Chief Economist for the Joint Economic Committee. Prior to his public service, he was an Economist at a private consultancy, specializing in the design and use of macroeconomic and interindustry models.
Matt brings his experience and technical background to support the analytical integrity of GFI’s research and to contribute to the quality of its publications. He holds degrees in political economy (MS, Johns Hopkins University, 1982), mathematics and economics (BA/MA, Boston University, 1978), and literature (MFA, American University, 2007).