Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin

Vice President and Hertog Fellow

Contact: ylevin@eppc.org

Yuval Levin is Vice President of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and EPPC’s Hertog Fellow, and is the editor of National Affairs magazine.

His essays and articles have appeared in numerous publications including the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, Commentary, and others. He is a contributing editor of National Review and The Weekly Standard, a senior editor of EPPC’s journal The New Atlantis and, most recently, author of The Fractured Republic: Renewing America’s Social Contract in the Age of Individualism. He is a recipient of a 2013 Bradley Prize for intellectual achievement.

Before joining EPPC, Mr. Levin served on the White House domestic policy staff under President George W. Bush. He has also been Executive Director of the President’s Council on Bioethics and a congressional staffer. He holds a B.A. from American University and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.


The More Things Change…

Published in National Review Online on October 12, 2018



Tariffs and the Debt

Published in National Review Online on August 6, 2018



The Kavanaugh Paper Flow

Published in National Review Online on July 11, 2018



The Roberts Court

Published in National Review Online on July 1, 2018



The Definition of Mensch

Published in National Review Online on June 21, 2018


Happy Flag Day

Published in National Review Online on June 14, 2018





Defunding Abortion

Published in National Review Online on May 18, 2018



The Lure of Outsiderism

Published in National Review Online on April 24, 2018



Remember the Deficit?

Published in National Review Online on April 10, 2018


Another Warning Sign

Published in National Review Online on March 2, 2018


Situation Normal…

Published in National Review Online on February 19, 2018


American Journalism as an Institution

Published in Knight Foundation on February 5, 2018


The Do-Nothing Budget

Published in National Review Online on February 7, 2018



Yes, Trump Is Weak. So Is Congress.

Published in New York Times on January 22, 2018


The Uses of Friendships: Moses Mendelssohn

Published in Comment on December 1, 2017


The Trump Show

Published in National Review Online on January 9, 2018


The Supernumerary Executive

Published in National Review Online on January 4, 2018


The 2018 Republican Agenda

Published in National Review Online on January 2, 2018


No, HHS Did Not ‘Ban Words’

Published in National Review Online on December 18, 2017



The Health-Care Executive Order

Published in National Review Online on October 12, 2017


Some Constitution Day Reading

Published in National Review Online on September 17, 2017


A DACA Deal

Published in National Review Online on September 4, 2017


A Government Ill-Executed

Published in National Review Online on August 25, 2017


The Coming Budget Showdown

Published in National Review Online on August 7, 2017











The Waivers Question

Published in National Review Online on April 5, 2017




Complacent or Crazy?

Published in National Review Online on March 6, 2017


Michael the Kind

Published in National Review Online on February 18, 2017




A Warning Sign

Published in National Review Online on January 30, 2017


An Unprecedented President

Published in National Review Online on January 20, 2017





Partisans of Liberal Education

Published in National Review Online on December 4, 2016



Trump Fills the Vacuum

Published in Commentary Magazine on November 15, 2016



A New Political Reality

Published in National Review Online on November 9, 2016




Checking and Balancing

Published in National Review Online on October 17, 2016



Washington’s Warnings

Published in National Review Online on September 19, 2016



The Final Stretch

Published in National Review Online on September 7, 2016





The Next Conservative Movement

Published in Wall Street Journal on April 15, 2016




Silence Isn’t Savvy

Published in National Review Online on March 21, 2016