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

Daniel N. Robinson
Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Georgetown University; Faculty Fellow of Philosophy, Linacre College, Oxford 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, 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

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

Yale Brozen
Former Professor of Business Economics, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago

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
Late Chairman Emeritus and Distinguished Senior Economist, Cato Institute; former Acting Chairman, President’s Council of Economics Advisers

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

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

Gordon Tullock
University Professor of Law and Economics and Distinguished Research Fellow, George Mason University

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