About Marie

Marie Newhouse is a fellow at Harvard University’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, where she is writing about think tank ethics and governance.  Most recently, she was a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, where she published white papers, law review articles, and popular articles on issues related to civil and criminal justice reform.  Previously she was Director of Educational Programs at the Institute for Humane Studies, a policy analyst at the Cato Institute, where she focused on education reform, and a litigation attorney in private practice.  Her scholarly articles appear in the Journal of Law, Economics, & Policy, and the Rutgers Journal of Law and Public Policy.  Her popular articles have appeared in Business Week, the Investor’s Business Daily, Barron’s, the National Law Journal‘s “Supreme Court Insider,” National Review Online, and elsewhere.  She holds a B.A. in political science from the University of Washington, a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law, and a Ph.D. in public policy from Harvard University.

Marie can be reached at mnewhouse  (at)  ethics (dot) harvard (dot) edu.