Matt Slaughter is Associate Dean for Faculty, Signal Companies’ Professor of Management, and Faculty Director, Center for Global Business and Government at the Tuck School. He is also Faculty Director for the Smith-Tuck Global Leaders Program for Women and Co-Faculty Director of Tuck Executive Education’s Global Leadership 2030 consortium.
Professor Slaughter’s area of expertise is the economics and politics of globalization. Much of his recent work has focused on the global operations of multinational firms; on the labor-market impacts of international trade and investment; and on policy responses to the World Financial Crisis. He is a frequent keynote speaker to business and public policy audiences; his op-eds and ideas are widely featured in print, TV, and radio; and he serves as a consultant both to individual firms and to industry organizations that support dialogue on issues of international trade, investment, and taxation.
From 2005 to 2007, he served as a member on the Council of Economic Advisers in the Executive Office of the President, advising the president, the cabinet, and others on such issues as international trade and investment, currency and energy markets, and the competitiveness of the U.S. economy. He continues to work with elected and appointed officials of all political parties both in the United States and abroad.