Thomas J. Duesterberg
Thomas J. Duesterberg is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute. Previously, Mr. Duesterberg was executive director of the Manufacturing and Society in the 21st Century Program at the Aspen Institute.
From 1999 to 2011 he served as president and CEO of the Manufacturers Alliance/MAPI, an economic research and executive education organization based in Virginia. He was also director of the Washington office of Hudson Institute, assistant secretary for international economic policy at the US Department of Commerce, chief of staff to two members of Congress, and associate instructor at Stanford University.
Mr Duesterberg co-wrote U.S. Manufacturing: The Engine of Growth in a Global Economy and three other books. He is also the author of over 150 articles in journals and major newspapers. Mr. Duesterberg is on the Board of Advisors of the Manufacturing Public Policy Initiative at Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs. He is a graduate of Princeton University (B.A.) and Indiana University (M.A., Ph.D.).