Ryan Cooper is the Director of the Weiss Fund for Research in Development Economics, managing RFPs, policy outreach, and other Weiss Fund Programs, like the Kabir Banerjee Predoctoral Fellowship. Ryan created the Experimental Policy Initiative at the Chilean Budget office. His research is related to the Political Economy of Generation of Causal Evidence in Governments. Ryan is the founder and partner of Experimental and President of the Board of Consilium Bots. Contact: ryancooperb@uchicago.edu