Ariel Evans

Ariel Evans is the Executive Assistant to the President & CEO at the Roosevelt Institute. Prior to joining the Roosevelt Institute she worked as an Executive Coordinator at Educate!. She spent three years living in Washington D.C., working for the U.S. Senate. She earned B.A. in Political Science from the University of Rochester, where she also played NCAA basketball.

Over the last five decades, an empirical revolution in economics has undermined many of the assumptions of “neoliberalism,” the reigning approach to economic policy. Many of the guiding assumptions underlying neoliberal policymaking no longer speak to what is going on in the economy or our country more broadly. In “The Empirical Failures of Neoliberalism,” Roosevelt