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Ian Fried

Ian Fried has worked in Congress on economic policy issues as a legislative assistant. He was a consultant at the World Bank and a political analyst for the Embassy of Japan in Washington, D.C. He has taught a number of political science classes over the past 25 years, including The Legislative Process, The Presidency, and The Politics of Poverty and Wealth, at institutions that have included Towson University, James Madison University, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia, and most recently, American University in Washington, D.C. Ian did his undergraduate work in political science at The College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio, and his graduate work at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Ian is currently a teacher program academic specialist for the Close Up Foundation.

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