Becky Chao

Millennial Public Policy Fellow

Becky Chao is a Millennial Public Policy Fellow in New America’s Open Technology Institute. Chao is a native New Yorker who graduated from Duke University, where she studied public policy studies, linguistics, and economics. After college, she developed an interest in antitrust and international affairs as an honors paralegal in the Bureau of Competition at the Federal Trade Commission. An active community member, Chao works with Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander youth interested in public service opportunities by serving on the board of directors for the Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership. 

All Work

MILLENNIALS INITIATIVE
Why Millennials Should Care about Antitrust

As the largest generation in today’s labor force, millennials have a key stake in antitrust and competition policy.


MILLENNIALS INITIATIVE
The Value of the FCC’s Public Interest Mandate in Empowering Community Voices

The elimination of the two media cross-ownership rules enables greater media consolidation and could jeopardize democratic values.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE and MILLENNIALS INITIATIVE
What You Need to Know about Sinclair’s Takeover of Local Broadcasting

A pending merger between two of the largest broadcasting companies in the United States is threatening competition in the marketplace.


MILLENNIALS INITIATIVE
Contextualizing Competition Policy in an Ever Changing World

What are other policies that may be leveraged in conjunction with or in lieu of competition policy?


MILLENNIALS INITIATIVE
Why We Want You to Slide into our DMs

While we live in a 140-character world, we know that greater engagement and deeper understanding are just a DM away.