Federica Izzo is a PhD candidate in Political Science at the London School of Economics. She was a visiting researcher at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago in 2017, and will be at NYU's Department of Politics in the spring of 2018. She holds an MSc in Comparative Politics from the LSE and a BSc in Political Science from LUISS University (Rome).
Alexander Coppock is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Yale University and a resident fellow of the Institution for Social Policy Studies and Center for the Study of American Politics. He received his Ph.D. in political science from Columbia University (2016).
Christopher R. Berry is a professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, academic director of the Center for Municipal Finance, and faculty director of the Master of Science Program in Computational Analysis and Public Policy. His research interests include metropolitan governance, the politics of public finance, and intergovernmental fiscal relations.