Rituparna Basu is an analyst at the Ayn Rand Institute. She writes, speaks and gives interviews for ARI. She specializes in the application of Rand’s ethics of rational egoism to public policy issues, and her research and writing focus on health care policy.
Ms. Basu’s work has appeared in Forbes.com, Politix.topix.com, Townhall and The Daily Caller. She has been interviewed by radio programs across the nation, including NPR, and frequently speaks on college campuses and other venues.
Ms. Basu graduated with distinction from the Schreyer Honors College of Penn State University with a bachelor’s degree in biology. She is also an alumna of ARI’s Objectivist Academic Center.