Former Brookings Expert
Senior Advisor, Congressional Budget Office
Michael Falkenheim is a Rokos Policy Fellow in the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution. He is on leave from the United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) where he has been the Deputy Associate Director for Economic Policy since 2007. Before becoming Deputy Associate Director, he served as a financial economist in OMB’s Economic Policy division, developing cost estimates and policy proposals for Federal credit and insurance programs. Prior to joining OMB, he served as a research economist at the Central Bank of Argentina.