Dr. Stuart M. Butler

Posted in: Charitable Services/Income Maintenance, Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Environment/Transportation Policy, Health Care/Workers' Compensation, Housing/Urban Redevelopment/Planning, Taxation/Budget/Economic Policy

Vice President, Domestic & Economic Policy Studies , Heritage Foundation
214 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington DC
Work Fax: (202) 544-5421
Email: stuart.butler@heritage.org
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Website: http://www.heritage.org


Directs all aspects of the Heritage Foundation's research on domestic and economic policy issues.
The British-born Butler is an expert on health-care reform, especially as pertaining to Medicare.
He has also written extensively on welfare, urban and higher-education issues.

Academic Background

B.A.: St. Andrews University, Scotland, U.K. (Physics/Mathematics).
M.A.: St. Andrews University, Scotland, U.K. (Economics)
Ph.D.: St. Andrews University, Scotland, U.K. (American Economic History)

Publications or Presentations

"Principles for Bipartisan Reform of Medicare," Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1247, Jan. 29, 1999.
Co-author, "Congress' Own Health Plan as a Model for Medicare Reform," Heritage Foundation Backgrounder, No. 1123, Jun. 12, 1997.
Editor, The Folly of Industrial Policy (Washington, D.C.: Heritage Foundation, Jul. 1995).

Issue Specialities

Health care, Medicare, health insurance, Social Security, welfare, urban issues, housing, development, enterprise zones, environment, higher education.

Calvert Index

Charitable Services/Income Maintenance
Health Care/Worker's Compensation
Taxation/Budget/Economic Policy
Housing/Urban Redevelopment/Planning
Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism
Environment/Transportation Policy