Matthew Slaughter

The Paul Danos Dean of the Tuck School; The Earl C. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business


Matthew J. Slaughter is the Paul Danos Dean of the Tuck School and the Earl C. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business. He is also the founding Faculty Director of the Center for Global Business and Government. In addition, he is currently a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research; an adjunct Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations; a member of the advisory committee of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, a member of the academic advisory board of the International Tax Policy Forum; and an academic advisor to the McKinsey Global Institute.

From 2005 to 2007, Dean Slaughter served as a Member on the Council of Economic Advisers in the Executive Office of the President. In this Senate-confirmed position he held the international portfolio, advising the President, the Cabinet, and many others on issues including international trade and investment, currency and energy markets, and the competitiveness of the U.S. economy. He has also been affiliated with organizations including the Federal Reserve Board, the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Congressional Budget Office, and the National Academy of SciencesMore


Creating Leaders Who Inspire  //

Dean Matthew Slaughter describes how Tuck gives students the critical skills needed to thrive in diverse, global environments.

America's Moment: Creating Opportunity in the Connected Age  //

Matthew Slaughter and co-authors describe how technology and a networked world can create opportunity for everyone. Learn more

Make America Great Again—Invest in High-Skilled Immigrants  //

Are foreign workers coming to United States to steal the best jobs from hard-working Americans? Absolutely — and new research shows it’s quite good for the country. Read the article

Slaughter & Rees Report: Actions Speak Louder Than Words  //

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  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D. in Economics, 1994
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A. in Economics, summa cum laude, 1990