Economics Writer, Researcher and Policy Analyst
Jon Hartley is an economics writer and researcher with interests in labor economics, public economics, financial economics, and macroeconomics. Jon is a regular economics contributor for Forbes and The Huffington Post. Jon's writings have also appeared in The New York Times, The Financial Times, American Banker, The Hill, The Washington Times, The SF Examiner, National Review, National Affairs, and City Journal. He has also appeared on Fox Business, Fox News, CNN, and NBC. Jon has also been recognized as a World Economic Forum Global Shaper.
Jon is also a co-founder of Real Time Macroeconomics LLC, a data analytics project that provides real-time macroeconomic data derived from aggregated online data collection.
Previously, Jon has worked as a Quantitative Investment Strategies Client Portfolio Management Senior Analyst at Goldman Sachs (2011-2014), as a Dallas Cowboys Statistical Analyst (2011-2012) and as a research assistant at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (2009-2010).
Jon graduated from University of Chicago with an A.B. in Economics and Mathematics with Honors and is an M.B.A. candidate at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, specializing in finance and business economics.