Steven Hamilton is Assistant Professor of Economics at The George Washington University in Washington, DC, and Visiting Scholar at the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at the Australian National University. Steven is a tax economist who uses tax data to uncover the effects of taxes, which can inform the design of better tax policy. He has a PhD and MA in economics from the University of Michigan, and a Bachelor of Economics with First-Class Honours from the University of Queensland. Before graduate school, Steven worked on budget policy at the Australian Treasury.