Jonathan S. Hartley

Jon Hartley is a co-founder and CEO of Real Time Macroeconomics LLC, a financial technology firm that provides real-time macroeconomic data derived from aggregated online data collection (for more information regarding subscriptions, please see
Jon Hartley is also a Forbes Economics Contributor, a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, and is affiliated with The Manhattan Institute's

He is a former Quantitative Investment Strategies Client Portfolio Management Senior Analyst at Goldman Sachs (2011-2014), Dallas Cowboys Statistician (2011-2012) and Research Associate at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (2009-2010).

His writings have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, American BankerThe Washington Times, The Huffington Post, National Review, and Forbes.

He is also on the Manhattan Institute Young Leaders Circle Advisory Committee, the Pencils of Promise New York City Leadership Committee, and remains active in a number of charities.

Jon graduated from University of Chicago with an A.B. in Economics and Mathematics with Honors. His current research is focused on Monetary Policy and Macroeconomics. He is also a CFA Level 3 Candidate. His other areas of expertise include economic policy analysis and programming (C++, Stata, and Matlab).