Stephen D. Eide is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute's Center for State and Local Leadership. His work focuses on public administration, public finance, political theory and urban policy.

Eide was previously a senior research associate at the Worcester Regional Research Bureau and holds a Ph.D. in political philosophy from Boston College.

December 15, 2014

The Real Challenge When Police Use Lethal Force

Recent events in Ferguson and New York City demonstrate that life is better in communities whose leaders know how to resolve political disputes.
December 2, 2013

Fiscal Responsibility in the Rustbelt: When Management Trumps Politics

Despite industrial decline, population loss and low income levels, Worcester, Mass., has set the standard for financial management and employee cost control.