- Discipline: Research Fellow
- Organization: Cato Institute
Will Wilkinson is a research fellow at the Cato Institute and managing editor of Cato Unbound, the institute’s online magazine of big ideas. He writes on a wide array of issues, including the moral dimensions of Social Security reform, the policy implications of happiness research, economic inequality and mobility, and the politics of behavioral economics. Wilkinson is a regular commentator on American Public Media’s widely syndicated radio programMarketplace, and he appears weekly in an online show, Free Will, on Bloggingheads.tv where he discusses new books and ideas. His writing has appeared in The Economist,Reason, Policy, Prospect, Slate, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Australian Financial Review, and other publications.