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Steven Teles

Steven Teles

Associate Professor Political Science, Johns Hopkins University

Steven Teles is associate professor of political science at Johns Hopkins University and a senior fellow at the Niskanen Center.

In addition to Prison Break, he is coauthor of The Captured Economy: How The Powerful Become Richer, Slow Down Growth, and Increase Inequality (forthcoming 2017). His other books include The Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement: The Battle for Control of the Law (2008) and Whose Welfare: AFDC and Elite Politics (1996). He also coedited Conservative and American Political Development (2009) and Ethnicity, Social Mobility and Public Policy: Comparing the US and UK (2005).