Chris Lewis writes about global economic development and environmental sustainability. He has farmed potatoes in Peru, researched snails in Cuba, and taught financial literacy in Washington, DC. At American University, he was a co-founder of American Way of Life magazine, a member of the Generation Progress journalism network. His writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Miami Herald, Washington City Paper, Sociological Insight, and many other outlets. He lives in Detroit, and tweets @chris_lewis_.