Mr. Peter J. Ferrara

Posted in: Charitable Services/Income Maintenance, Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Health Care/Workers' Compensation, Taxation/Budget/Economic Policy

General Counsel & Chief Economist , Americans for Tax Reform
1320 18th Street NW
Suite 200
Washington DC
Work Fax: (202) 785-0261
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Home: (703) 917-4247


Working to expand freedom and prosperity; has practiced law and taught at George Mason University School of Law; served in the Reagan White House from 1981 to 1983; and as associate deputy attorney general, 1992-93.
Associate policy analyst at Cato Institute.

Academic Background

B.A.: Harvard University (Economics).
J.D.: Harvard University School of Law.

Publications or Presentations

Social Security: The Inherent Contradiction (Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 1980).
A New Deal for Social Security (Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 1998).
"The Next Steps for Medicare Reform," Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 305, Apr. 29, 1998.

Issue Specialities

Social Security, Medicare, entitlements, medical savings accounts (MSAs), health policy, welfare, educational choice, privatization, post office monopoly, postal service, law.

Calvert Index

Taxation/Budget/Economic Policy
Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism
Health Care/Workers' Compensation
Charitable Services/Income Maintenance