Vittorio Nastasi is a policy analyst at Reason Foundation where he works on healthcare regulation, occupational licensing, and environmental policy issues.
His work has been published in the Wall Street Journal, Orange County Register, Palm Beach Post, and Tallahassee Democrat, among others.
Prior to joining Reason, Nastasi worked with the James Madison Institute and the DeVoe L. Moore Center focusing on land-use regulation, occupational licensing, and criminal justice reform.
Nastasi graduated from Florida State University with bachelors degrees in Economics and Political Science.
He is based in Tallahassee, Florida.
How Using Public-Private Partnerships and Ending Sugar Subsidies Could Help Restore Florida’s Everglades
Unneeded policies and subsidies cost consumers between $2.4 and $4 billion annually—to the benefit of large sugar corporations.
Restoration of Florida’s water bodies is among the state’s longest standing and most contentious challenges.
Occupational licensing and scope of practice reform could expand access to medical care and reduce costs by eliminating anti-competitive policies.
The state ballot initiative would increase the minimum wage in Florida by $1 each year until reaching $15 per hour in the year 2026.
A better solution to the nation's ballooning student loan debt may come from the private sector in the form of income share agreements.
If voters want better health care, education, and wages, realism is the best path forward.
Unfortunately, as companies look to loosen their hiring requirements, government-imposed hurdles to employment may hamper the reintegration of newly released prisoners.