Dr. Ronald D. Utt

Posted in: Environment/Transportation Policy, Housing/Urban Redevelopment/Planning, Legal/Regulatory/Judicial, Taxation/Budget/Economic Policy

Research Fellow - Domestic Policy , Heritage Foundation
214 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington DC
Work Fax: (202) 544-5421
Email: ron.utt@heritage.org
Website: http://www.heritage.org


Examines budget, spending and privatization of government programs in the areas of transportation, urban revitalization and housing.
Reagan appointee to be first director of privatization at the U.S. Office of Management and Budget.
Also served as staff director for a subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Government.

Academic Background

B.A.: Pennsylvania State University (Business Administration). Ph.D.: Indiana University (Economics).

Publications or Presentations

"What to Do about the Cities," Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1216, Sep.1, 1998.
"FAA Reauthorization: Time to Chart A Course for Privatizing Airports," Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1289, Jun. 6, 1999.
"How Public/Private Partnerships Can Facilitate Public School Construction," Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1257, Feb. 25, 1999.

Issue Specialities

Privatization, urban revitalization, suburban sprawl, smart growth, property rights, condemnation, public housing issues, Section 8, mass transit, highway construction, airport privatization.

Calvert Index

Taxation/Budget/Economic Policy
Housing/Urban Re-Development/Planning
Environment/Transportation Policy