Scott Wallsten has joined EI as special consultant. Dr. Wallsten is Vice President for Research and Senior Fellow at iGrowth Global –a think tank that focuses on the economics of innovation and technological change. Before helping to found iGrowthGlobal, Dr. Wallsten worked at the Progress and Freedom Foundation, American Enterprise Institute, the AEI-Brookings Joint Center for Regulatory Studies, The World Bank, and the President’s Council of Economic Advisers. Dr. Wallsten has been affiliated with Stanford University as a Visiting Researcher at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and as an Acting Assistant Professor, and now teaches for Stanford’s public policy program. He has published on such telecom topics as net neutrality, internet use in developing countries and the antitrust implications of the XM-Sirius merger.