Director of Technology Policy
Ryan Hagemann is the director of technology policy at the Niskanen Center. His research specialties include privacy and surveillance, robotics and automation, decentralized networks, Internet policy, and issues at the intersection of sociology, economics, and technology. He has previously authored works on the economic and social ramifications of autonomous vehicles with the Mercatus Center. He has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Wired, The Washington Examiner, US News & World Report, The Hill, and elsewhere. Ryan graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in International Relations, Foreign Policy and Security Studies and holds a Master of Public Policy in Science and Technology Policy from George Mason University.