Christopher J. Coyne is the F.A. Harper Professor of Economics at George Mason University, Co-Editor of The Independent Review, North American Editor for the Review of Austrian Economics and Book Review Editor at Public Choice. He received his Ph.D. in economics from George Mason University, and has taught at the University of West Virginia.
His books include Doing Bad by Doing Good:
Why Humanitarian Action Fails; After War: The Political Economy of Exporting Democracy; Media, Development, and Institutional Change; Context Matters: Entrepreneurship and Institutions and The Handbook on the Political Economy of War.
Professor Coyne's scholarly articles have appeared in the Journal of Institutional Economics; American Journal of Economics and Sociology; European Journal of Law and Economics; Constitutional Political Economy; Review of Austrian Economics; The Independent Review; Economics of Peace and Security Journal; Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations; Indian Journal of Economics & Business; Journal of Intercultural Communication; Economic Journal; Foreign Policy Analysis; Journal of Law; Economics and Policy; Review of Political Economy; Case Western Reserve Law Review; Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization; Institutions and Economic Development; NYU Journal of Law & Liberty; and Kyklos.