Jonathan Arnold is a Chicago-based economist whose years of experience, knowledge, and expertise all lead to the creation of his firm, Chicago Economics.
Jonathan Arnold graduated from the University of Chicago with a degree in Economics. He then went on to receive his Masters in Business Administration before then joining the U.S. Air Force as a pilot. Through this experience, Jonathan still never lost his interest in economics. After completing active duty, he returned to the University of Chicago and received his Ph.D in business economics. After graduation, Jonathan Arnold joined Lexecon Inc (now Compass Lexecon) and now has over three decades of experience working as a professional expert economist.
After years of gaining extensive experience with various economic firms in the country, Jonathan commenced work through his newly-formed firm Chicago Economics Corp, where he works to this day as an expert economist and testifies regularly in courts and other proceedings.
When it comes to Economics, Jonathan Arnold has a general approach and philosophy for the work he does: look at the underlying empirical data, because empirical analysis and results will always give you the true story, not an abstract theory.
Jonathan Arnold is a family man who loves spending time with his family. Together with his wife, they have three beautiful children with whom they love spending as much time as possible.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS