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Meet Our Experts

We have an established history of including in our work some of the brightest minds in the Commonwealth - from MassINC staff and board members to research partners and senior policy fellows.  The ability to assemble an impressive array of policy experts from various ideologies and disciplines in a non-partisan environment is unique to our think tank.

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Ben Forman
Research Director
Ben Forman's public policy research background includes a concentration in urban policy, economic development strategies and housing policies. He is the lead researcher and program co-lead for MassINC's Gateway Cities program.
Gateway Cities, Urban Policy
Greg Torres
President, MassINC
As a former CEO, budget specialist and public sector manager, Greg Torres has three decades of fiscal management experience and expertise in the areas of public finance and budgeting, as well as health and human service delivery, and criminal justice.
Fiscal Responsibility

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MassINC and CommonWealth magazine staff and policy experts are often called upon to speak at events, join panel discussions, and provide public commentary.  Please contact MassINC if you would like to book a speaking engagement.

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Date: November 13, 2014

Celebrate the innovative spirit of the Commonwealth's 26 Gateway Cities. Click here to RSVP.

Date: February 11, 2014
Introduction by Steve Koczela - MassINC Polling Group

Dan Kennedy (Moderator) - Northeastern University
Laura Amico – WBUR Learning Lab
John Bracken - The Knight Foundation
Charlie Kravetz - WBUR
Paul McMorrow - CommonWealth Magazine

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