– Professor of Economics, George Mason University
Donald J. Boudreaux is a Professor of Economics and former Economics Department Chair at George Mason University and a Senior Fellow with the Fraser Institute. He is also 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, and holds the Martha and Nelson Getchell Chair for the Study of Free Market Capitalism at the Mercatus Center. He has a Ph.D. in economics from Auburn University and law degree from the University of Virginia.
Professor Boudreaux is committed to making economics more accessible to a wider audience, and he has lectured across the United States, Canada, Latin America, and Europe on a wide variety of topics, including the nature of law, antitrust law and economics, and international trade. He is published in a variety of newspapers and journals, including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Times, and The Supreme Court Economic Review and writes a blog (with Russell Roberts) called Café Hayek, cafehayek.com.
Recent Research by Donald Boudreaux
- Chapter 1: When is it Appropriate to Run Budget Deficits?
- Chapter 2: James M. Buchanan and the Political Economy of Debt Financing
- Chapter 3: Low Interest Rates and the Cost of Government Debt
- Chapter 4: Canada's Budget and Deficit Cuts in the Late 20th Century: An Amazing Success Story
- Read the News Release - Chapter 1 and 2
- Read the News Release - Chapter 3 and 4