Matthew Slaughter

Associate Dean for Faculty; Signal Companies' Professor of Management


At the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth Matthew J. Slaughter is Associate Dean for Faculty, Signal Companies’ Professor of Management, and the founding Faculty Director of the Center for Global Business and Government. He is also 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 Congressional Budget Office’s Panel of Economic Advisers; a member of the U.S. State Department’s Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy; and a member of the academic advisory board of the International Tax Policy Forum.

From 2005 to 2007, Professor 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 National Academy of Sciences, the McKinsey Global Institute, and the Institute for International EconomicsMore


Slaughter & Rees Report: Green Shoots in Springtime  //

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'The Tech Sector': Growing, and growing vaguer  //

Associate Dean Matthew Slaughter says, "What the tech sector historically has done, and continues to do today, is come up with new ways of doing business for all companies and all industries." Read the article

How America Loses a Job Every 43 Seconds  //

Matthew Slaughter says that for every immigrant hired by a U.S. technology company, five jobs are added to the economy . Read the op-ed

Tuck professor's solution for job growth  //

Matthew Slaughter calculates that the limit on H1 visas costs the U.S. a job every 43 seconds. Watch the video








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