David Leonhardt

Op-Ed Columnist, The New York Times

David Leonhardt is an op-ed columnist for The New York Times and writes a daily e-mail newsletter, Opinion Today. His prior assignment was leading a strategy group that helped Times leadership shape the future of the newsroom. Leonhardt was previously Washington bureau chief and founding editor of The Upshot, a Times section covering politics and policy. He has also worked for Business Week and The Washington Post. In 2011, he won a Pulitzer Prize for Commentary for his columns on the financial crisis and its aftermath. Leonhardt serves on the board of the American Academy of Political and Social Science and the jury for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.

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Our networks—personal and professional relationships, club memberships, and faith communities, among others—help us to... See more
On the expected eve of one of the more contentious and anticipated Supreme Court decisions, observers share... See more
It’s time to harness the momentum of lessons learned globally about the power of investing in women and apply to the... See more
New York Times Columnist David Leonhardt discusses current economics, both global and domestic, with Stanford Economist... See more
Welcome by:Justin Smith, The Atlantic, and Walter Isaacson, The Aspen InstituteA variety of 2011 Aspen Ideas speakers... See more
New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein discusses with David Bradley the successes and the challenges of leading... See more

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