Mr. Brian Peterson is a consultant and the director of the public policy and economic analysis practice area at Anderson Economic Group. Mr. Peterson has worked with public, private, and nonprofit clients across the country on economic and fiscal impact analysis, compensation analysis, housing policy, market regulations, and economic development strategy. Mr. Peterson has appeared as a guest and economic expert in a number of publications, including the FOX Business, CNN, Crain’s Detroit and Chicago Business, and the Chicago Tribune.
Prior to joining AEG, Mr. Peterson worked as a policy analyst with the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, where he focused on freight and manufacturing industry cluster development strategy and transportation planning.
Mr. Peterson holds a Master of Urban Planning degree from the University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee and a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and urban studies from the University of Minnesota—Twin Cities.