David Ellwood

David T. Ellwood is Malcolm Weiner Professor and academic dean at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. From 1992 to 1994, he served as assistant secretary for planning and evaluation at the Department of Health and Human Services.

"I'll look forward to reading your book on why it failed this time," Senator Moynihan told me on my first visit as cochair of the Clinton working group on welfare reform. Herewith, the first installment. Read more

Economic Policy