David R. Ayón, who focuses on U.S.-Mexican and Latino politics, was a contributing writer for the Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States Latinas in the United States. He is a senior research associate at the Center for the Study of Los Angeles, where he is also the U.S. Director of the binational Focus Mexico/Enfoque México project.
Ian Ayres is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School and the co-author of Voting with Dollars: A New Paradigm for Campaign Finance and Why Not?: How To Use Everyday Ingenuity To Solve Problems Big And Small.
Jeremy B.C. Jackson has studied tropical ecosystems since the 1960s. He is the Ritter Professor of Oceanography at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and senior scientist emeritus at the Smithsonian Institution.
David Bacon is a writer and photographer, and associate editor for New America Media. He is the author of The Children of NAFTA and sits on the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Committee of the Bay Area Immigrant Rights Coalition.
Thomas Bailey is the George and Abby O’Neill professor of economics and education and the director of the Community College Research Center and of the National Center for Postsecondary Research, both housed at Teachers College, Columbia University.