Samuel Hammond

Samuel Hammond

Policy Analyst
Niskanen Center

Samuel Hammond is the Poverty and Welfare Policy Analyst at the Niskanen Center. Samuel graduated from St. Mary’s University with a BA in economics and from Carleton University with an MA in economics. He is currently a second year MA fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. His research interests include the political economics of the welfare state, aviation regulation, and social capital theory.

Blog Posts

A Proposal to Reform Welfare and Rebuild American Community

Local communities have a better understanding of their communities’ needs than far off centralized government anti-poverty directives.

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