Frank Atkinson is a member of the Mercatus Center's Board of Directors. He is chairman of McGuireWoods Consulting, LLC, and a partner in McGuireWoods, LLP. His practice focuses on state and local government relations, economic development, privatization and public-private partnerships, education,…
Martha and Nelson Getchell Chair for the Study of Free Market Capitalism, Mercatus Center
Senior Fellow, F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Donald J. Boudreaux is a senior fellow with the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, a Mercatus Center Board Member, and a professor of economics and former…
Emily Chamlee-Wright is a senior research scholar and Board Member at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. Her primary research interests include development economics, cultural economics, and indigenous markets in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Holbert L. Harris Chair of Economics at George Mason University
Tyler Cowen is Holbert L. Harris Chair of Economics at George Mason University and serves as chairman and general director of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. With colleague Alex Tabarrok, Cowen is coauthor of the popular economics blog…
Brian Hooks is President of the Charles Koch Foundation where he works to support research and educational programs that advance an understanding and realization of the factors that help people improve their lives and the lives of those around them.
Edwin Meese, III, is a member of the Mercatus Center's Board of Directors. He served as the 75th attorney general of the United States, from February 1985 to August 1988. Prior to serving as attorney general, he was counsellor to President Reagan from…
Professor of Economics and Law, Chapman University
Vernon Smith, Nobel Prize winner in economics, 2002, is a Professor of Economics and Law at Chapman University, a Research Scholar at the Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science, and a Fellow of the Mercatus Center. He also serves on the…
Are all of the rules and regulations governing economic activity a product of central planning or legislation? Edward Stringham argues that much of what is orderly in the economy can actually be attributed to governing mechanisms devised and enforced by private groups and individuals.
Luigi Zingales, one of the world’s foremost thinkers on financial development and capitalism, will join Tyler Cowen for a wide-ranging, intellectual dialogue as part of the "Conversations with Tyler" series.
This book presents 17 oral histories of Hurricane Katrina survivors from four diverse New Orleans communities. The oral histories explore how these individuals, families, and communities began to rebuild after the devastation.