Our Expertise

Bringing expertise to public policy and manufacturing

The Manufacturing Policy Initiative delivers expertise in topics including sustainable manufacturing, chemical manufacturing, auto manufacturing, shale gas, regulatory reform, and entrepreneurship. In addition to O'Neill faculty, we collaborate with researchers across disciplines and with top practitioners across manufacturing fields.

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Meet the MPI Advisory Board

MPI Fellows and Senior Fellows

MPI Fellows and Senior Fellows provide and communicate insights to advance the mission of MPI. They integrate practical experience with knowledge drawn from the spectrum of disciplines in economics, law, the physical and natural sciences, and public policy.


Gilbert B. Kaplan

Former Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade in the United States Department of Commerce

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Dr. Michael Mandel

Chief economic strategist, Progressive Policy Institute, and senior fellow, Mack Institute of Innovation Management, Wharton School

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