Spotlight on: Mike Konczal

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Roosevelt Institute Fellow Mike Konczal hasn't been resting on his laurels since he wrote Next New Deal's most widely read post ever in April, in which he highlighted findings from a new paper that exposed serious flaws in Reinhart-Rogoff's debt research. Since then, his Rortybomb blog has kicked off lively debates about the value of liberal "wonk blogging" and the nature of the conservative reform movement.

Konczal also writes a weekly column at the Washington Post's Wonkblog, where he has recently looked at the future of financial reform, how a Universal Basic Income could work, and the Federal Reserve's battle with austerity, among other topics.

Konczal will host an event focused on the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act later this year.

Follow him on Twitter @rortybomb.