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Gonzalo Schwarz

Gonzalo Schwarz, President and CEO of the Archbridge Institute, has written numerous articles and op-eds in that capacity, on topics ranging from the importance of entrepreneurship and the health of the American Dream to trends in economic mobility and inequality.

Achievement is Worth Celebrating

The contentious presidential campaign and other events in 2020 have thrown us back to the drawing board, so to speak, by rekindling an ideological battle between different...

American Dream 2020 Snapshot

In our currently polarized country, there seem to be very few things that can bring us together. The sense of tribalism in our culture and politics has been magnified by the Coronavirus pandemic—which many of us hoped might bring a sense of unity to the country in the fight against a common enemy.

Has human ingenuity prevailed in the fight against COVID-19?

Back in March, as the COVID-19 pandemic was picking up steam in the United States, I highlighted the role that human ingenuity would play in fighting the pandemic. I suggested that we should trust the private sector and its millions of innovators. Eventually, I argued, human agency would prevail.

Race, Economic Mobility, and the American Dream — An Interview with Dr. Glenn Loury

Archbridge Institute President and CEO Gonzalo Schwarz recently spoke with Dr. Glenn Loury about inequality, racial disparities, the American Dream, and more.

3 ways to make the ‘new normal’ a better one

During our public health crisis, Americans have heard again and again that things will never go back to normal.

Op-Ed: Entrepreneurship During a Pandemic

For centuries, a sense of purpose has guided entrepreneurs as one of the main motivators in business.