Marcus A. Winters is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and an assistant professor at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. His research focuses on education policy, including school choice, accountability, and teacher quality. Winters’s papers have been published in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Educational Researcher, Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, Education Finance and Policy, Educational Finance, Economics of Education Review, and Teachers College Record. His op-eds have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and USA Today, and he is often quoted in the media on education issues. Winters holds a B.A. in political science from Ohio University and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Arkansas.