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Board of Advisors

  • Leszek Balcerowicz
    Professor of Department of International Comparative Studies, Warsaw School of Economics
  • Jonathan Bean
    Professor of History, Southern Illinois University
  • Herman Belz
    Professor Emeritus of History, University of Maryland
  • Thomas Bethell
    Columnist and Author, The Noblest Triumph: Property and Prosperity Through the Ages
  • Boudewijn R. A. Bouckaert
    Professor of Law, University of Ghent, Belgium
  • Allan C. Carlson
    President, Howard Center for Family, Religion and Society
  • Robert D. Cooter
    Herman F. Selvin Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley
  • Robert W. Crandall
    Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Brookings Institution
  • Richard A. Epstein
    Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, New York University
  • A. Ernest Fitzgerald
    Author, The High Priests of Waste and The Pentagonists: An Insider's View of Waste, Mismanagement and Fraud in Defense Spending
  • George Gilder
    Senior Fellow, Discovery Institute
  • Nathan Glazer
    University Professor of Education and Sociology Emeritus, Harvard University
  • Steve H. Hanke
    Professor of Applied Economics, Johns Hopkins University
  • James J. Heckman
    Nobel Laureate in Economic Science, Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, University of Chicago
  • Wendy Kaminer
    Contributing Editor, The Atlantic Monthly; former Member, Board of Directors, American Civil Liberties Union
  • Lawrence A. Kudlow
    Chief Executive Officer, Kudlow & Company; Co-Host, Kudlow & Cramer, CNBC; Former Associate Director for Economics and Planning, Office of Management and Budget
  • John R. MacArthur
    Publisher, Harper's Magazine
  • Deirdre N. McCloskey
    Distinguished Professor of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • J. Huston McCulloch
    Professor of Economics, Ohio State University
  • Thomas Gale Moore
    Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University
  • Charles A. Murray
    W. H. Brady Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
  • Michael Novak
    George Frederick Jewett Chair in Religion and Public Policy, American Enterprise Institute
  • June E. O’Neill
    Director, Center for the Study of Business & Government, Baruch College; Former Director, U.S. Congressional Budget Office
  • P. J. O’Rourke
    Regular Correspondent, The Atlantic Monthly
  • Tom Peters
    Co-Author, In Search of Excellence: Lessons from America’s Best-Run Companies; Author, Liberation Management and A Passion for Excellence: The Leadership Difference
  • Charles E. Phelps
    Provost and Professor of Political Science and Economics, University of Rochester
  • Paul Craig Roberts
    Chairman, Institute of Political Economy; Former Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Daniel N. Robinson
    Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Georgetown University; Faculty Fellow of Philosophy, Linacre College, Oxford University
  • Nathan Rosenberg
    Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr. Professor of Public Policy Emeritus in the Department of Economics and Senior Fellow for the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research at Stanford University
  • Paul H. Rubin
    Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Economics, Emory University
  • Bruce M. Russett
    Dean Acheson Professor of International and Area Studies, Yale University; Editor, Journal of Conflict Resolution
  • Pascal Salin
    Professor of Economics, Université Paris-Dauphine
  • William F. Shughart II
    J. Fish Smith Professor in Public Choice, Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, Utah State University
  • Vernon L. Smith
    Member of the Board of Advisors, The Independent Institute; Nobel Laureate in Economic Science; Professor of Law and Director of the Economic Science Institute, Chapman University
  • Joel H. Spring
    Professor of Education, State University of New York, New Paltz
  • Richard L. Stroup
    Adjunct Professor of Economics, North Carolina State University; Professor of Economics, Montana State University
  • Robert D. Tollison
    J. Wilson Newman Professor of Economics and BB&T Senior Fellow at Clemson University
  • Arnold J. Trebach
    Professor of Law, American University
  • William Tucker
    Author, The Excluded Americans: Homelessness and Housing Policies
  • Gordon Tullock
    University Professor of Law and Economics and Distinguished Research Fellow, George Mason University
  • Richard E. Wagner
    Hobart R. Hobart Professor of Economics, George Mason University
  • Paul H. Weaver
    Former Washington Bureau Chief and Assistant Managing Editor, Fortune
  • Walter E. Williams
    John M. Olin Professor of Economics, George Mason University
  • Charles Wolf
    Senior Economist and Corporate Fellow, International Economics, RAND Corporation

In Memoriam Board of Advisors

  • Stephen E. Ambrose
    Professor of History Emeritus, University of New Orleans
  • Thomas E. Borcherding
    Professor of Economics, Claremont Graduate University
  • M. E. Bradford
    Professor of English, University of Dallas
  • James M. Buchanan Jr.
    Nobel Laureate in Economic Science; late Emeritus University Professor, Center for the Study of Public Choice, George Mason University
  • Arthur A. Ekirch, Jr.
    Late Professor of History, University at Albany
  • Ronald Hamowy
    Emeritus Professor of History, University of Alberta, Canada
  • Ronald Max Hartwell
    Emeritus Professor of History, Oxford University, England
  • Jonathan Kwitny
    Author, Endless Enemies and The Crimes of Patriots
  • Merton H. Miller
    Nobel Laureate in Economic Science; Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Professor of Finance Emeritus, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago
  • William A. Niskanen
    Chairman Emeritus and Distinguished Senior Economist, Cato Institute; former Acting Chairman, President’s Council of Economics Advisers
  • Murray N. Rothbard
    S. J. Hall Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Simon Rottenberg
    Professor Emeritus of Economics, University of Massachusetts
  • Arthur Seldon
    Founder-Director, Institute of Economic Affairs, London, England
  • Julian L. Simon
    Professor of Business Administration, University of Maryland
  • William E. Simon
    Former Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Thomas S. Szasz
    Professor of Psychiatry Emeritus, Health Science Center, State University of New York, Syracuse
  • Gore Vidal
    National Book Award-Winner, Playwright, Screenwriter, and Author of the “American Chronicle” Series of Historical Novels
  • Alan Walters
    Vice Chairman, AIG Trading Company
  • Aaron B. Wildavsky
    Class of 1940 Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley


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