Alex Nowrasteh is the immigration policy analyst at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity. Previously he was the immigration policy analyst at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Washington Post, Houston Chronicle, the Boston Globe, the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and elsewhere. Alex has appeared on Fox News, Bloomberg, and numerous television and radio stations across the United States. He is the coauthor of Open Immigration: Yea & Nay (Encounter Broadsides, 2014).
He is a native of Southern California and received his BA in economics from George Mason University and MSc in economic history from the London School of Economics.