Jeff Taylor is director of operations at the Niskanen Center. After receiving his BA from the Univeristy of Connecticut School of Business in finance, real estate, and urban economics, he continued at the University of Connecticut to pursue his MBA. His business career included working as a financial analyst for Citicorp’s Investment Bank and then moving on to its trading floor as a trader and Primary Broker Dealer for Adjustable Rate Agency Backed Bonds in its Capital Markets trading division. Taylor later went back to school studying earth science and majoring in meteorology at Kean University in New Jersey. In this capacity he has worked for network news at CBS, NBC, and ABC, in New York, Chicago, and Miami.