Steven Hill

Former Senior Fellow, New America Foundation & author of "Europe’s Promise"

Steven Hill is a journalist and author of the recently published book Die Startup Illusion: Wie die Internet-Ökonomie unseren Sozialstaat ruiniert ( Find him at and @StevenHIll1776

He was the Spring 2016 Holtzbrinck fellow at the American Academy in Berlin and is a former senior fellow with the New America Foundation in Washington DC.

His latest books include Raw Deal: How the “Uber Economy” and Runaway Capitalism Are Screwing American Workers, which was selected by The Globalist as one of the Top Ten Books of 2015, and Expand Social Security Now: How to Ensure Americans Get the Retirement They Deserve.

His previous books include the internationally-praised Europe’s Promise: Why the European Way is the Best Hope in an Insecure Age and 10 Steps to Repair American Democracy.

His articles and media interviews have appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, CNN, BBC, CNBC, C-SPAN, Bloomberg Business, Fox News, ARD, Financial Times, The Guardian, Die Zeit, Handelsblatt, Le Monde, Tagesspiegel, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Politico, Fast Company, Business Insider, Forbes, Salon, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, New York Daily News, The Nation, Washington Monthly, American Prospect and many others.

He lives in San Francisco, CA. He is co-founder of FairVote and former director of the political reform program at the New America Foundation. For more information, visit Steven Hill’s website at and follow him @StevenHill1776.

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