Eric B. Schnurer


Eric B. Schnurer, president of Public Works LLC,  advises governments across the country on policy, management, and strategy. He has taught in the public policy programs at University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, and Brown University, among others, and is founder of the Greater Good Initiative,, which brings together citizens and thought-leaders across the country to address the effects of technological change on government, society, and the economy.


The Rise of Vetocracy

The 2020 election has made clear that we remain a deeply divided nation.

Our Chekhov Moment

Who will emerge as the new elite from this particular moment’s cast of winners and losers?

The Price of Freedom

The point of reopening is not to free voluntary workers but to place more into the category of “mandatory worker.”

False Positive

How are we to respond when faced with competing  uncertainties?