Adam is an economist and research fellow at the Brookings Institution and the Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University (ANU) and does part-time consulting work for the East Asian Bureau of Economic Research. Adam is widely published in leading economics journals and is a regular contributor to the Australian Financial Review, The Conversation, East Asia Forum, The Monthly, Huffington Post and other Australian and regional publications. In previous roles, Adam worked as an economic policy advisor to the Shadow Assistant Treasurer of Australia, the Hon. Andrew Leigh MP, and is a former advisor at Prime Minister and Cabinet on the global economy and the G20. He is a former policy advisor at the Cape York Institute and a former mergers and acquisitions analyst at the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. He lives in Washington, D.C. in the United States. Adam holds a bachelor’s degree in law, a bachelor’s degree in economics, a master’s degree in international economics and a PhD in macroeconomics.
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