Ross DeVol is the chief research officer at the Milken Institute. He oversees research on international, national and subnational growth performance; access to capital and its role in economic growth and job creation; and health-related topics. Since joining the Institute, DeVol has put his group in the national limelight with groundbreaking research on innovation and its economic impact as well as the economic and human consequences of chronic disease. DeVol has authored numerous reports in the Institute's primary research areas. His recent work involves global economic and financial market conditions. DeVol is ranked among the "Super Stars" of Think Tank Scholars by International Economy magazine. He regularly appears on national television and radio programs, including CNN's "Moneyline," "Wall Street Journal Report with Maria Bartiromo," "Bloomberg West, " "Fox Business News" and CNBC. He is frequently quoted in print media, such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, Investor's Business Daily, the Los Angeles Times, Forbes, the Economist, Time and others.