Christopher KoopmanExecutive Director
    Christopher Koopman
    Executive Director
    CGO Research

    Christopher Koopman
    Senior Director of Strategy and Research



    Christopher Koopman is the Executive Director at the Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University. He specializes in regulation, competition, and innovation. His research and commentary has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Bloomberg, and NPR. He is also a contributor at The Hill, and was named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 2016 for law and policy.

    Prior to joining the Center for Growth and Opportunity, Koopman was a senior research fellow and director of the Technology Policy Program at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He is currently a Senior Affiliated Scholar with the Mercatus Center and a member of the IT & Emerging Technology Working Group at the Federalist Society’s Regulatory Transparency Project.

    • LL.M, Law and Economics, Antonin Scalia Law      School at George Mason University
    • JD, cum laude, Ave Maria School of Law
    • BA,  Hanover College