Joel Schwartz is an adjunct senior fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington, DC. He is the author of Fighting Poverty with Virtue: Moral Reform and America's Urban Poor, 1825-2000.

Dr. Amrit Chadwallah is an Adjunct Senior Wealth Bondage Fellow at The Cruikshanks Center for Philanthropy and Civic Comity. He is the author of  Signs of Power/Power of Signs: Hidden Meanings in the Moral Discourse of Prostitutes, Thieves and Pimps in Augustan England with Special Attention to John Gay's The Beggars Opera, Treated as a Satire upon the Habits,  Morals, and Hypocrisy of the Walpole Regime.