Robert Orr

MA Fellow

Robert Orr is a first-year MA student in the Department of Economics at George Mason University. Robert graduated from Skidmore College with a BA in Political Science. He holds a certificate in Data Science from George Washington University. He currently works as a policy associate in poverty and welfare policy at the Niskanen Center. Previously, he worked as a research assistant in poverty and social welfare policy at the Cato Institute. Prior to that, he interned at the Cato Institute and the American Enterprise Institute. His interests include state and local policy, welfare and labor policy.