Jon Hartley is a co-founder of Real Time Macroeconomics LLC, a data analytics firm that provides real-time macroeconomic data derived from aggregated online data collection (for more information regarding subscriptions, please see www.realtimemacroeconomics.com). Jon is also an economics contributor at Forbes, The Huffington Post, and National Review. Jon's writings have also appeared in The New York Times, The Financial Times, American Banker, The Washington Times, and City Journal.
Jon also is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper and is affiliated with the Manhattan Institute's economics group, Economics21.org. Jon is also an Executive Member of AEI30, an invitation-only sub-organization of the American Enterprise Institute, comprised of emerging leaders in business and finance.
Jon is a former Quantitative Investment Strategies Client Portfolio Management Senior Analyst at Goldman Sachs (2011-2014), a former Dallas Cowboys Statistician (2011-2012) and a former research associate 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. His current research is focused on monetary policy, macroeconomics and inflation expectations. He is also a CFA Level 3 Candidate. His other areas of expertise include economic policy analysis and programming (Python, Matlab and STATA).