Michael Saltsman is research director at the Employment Policies Institute. Prior to EPI, he worked as a field economist at the Bureau of Labor Statistics. He’s a graduate of the University of Michigan, where he studied economics and political science. His writing has been published in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, New York Post, and Chicago Tribune, among other papers. He’s a frequent commentator on labor policy issues, and has appeared on networks including Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg.