Howard Husock

Howard Husock is vice president for research and publications at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, a position he has held since 2006. He is also senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor to City Journal. Previously, he served as director in case studies in public policy and management at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where was also an adjunct lecturer in executive education. Mr. Husock’s writing has appeared in publications including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, National Affairs, and Philanthropy. His work as a documentary filmmaker for WGBH-TV, Boston won three Emmy Awards. He is author of three books: America’s Trillion-Dollar Housing Policy Mistake, Philanthropy Under Fire, and Who Killed Civil Society? The Rise of Big Government and Decline of Bourgeois Norms. Mr. Husock earned a bachelor’s degree from Boston University’s School of Public Communication.