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(p. xix) Contributors

(p. xix) Contributors

Harold Alderman is Senior Research Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington, D.C.



Peter J. Boettke is University Professor of Economics and Philosophy at George Mason University (GMU), as well as the BB&T Professor for the Study of Capitalism, Vice President for Research, and Director of the F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center at GMU.



Jessica Carrick-Hagenbarth is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a Visiting Instructor in Economics at Middlebury College.



Jingnan Chen is Lecturer in Economics at the University of Exeter Business School.



Angelina Christie is Financial Economist in the Enterprise Risk Analysis Division, Economics Department at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Washington D.C.



David Colander is Christian A. Johnson Professor of Economics at Middlebury College.



Herman Daly is Emeritus Professor in the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland.



Jishnu Das is Lead Economist, Development Research Group, World Bank, Washington D.C., and Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi.



John B. Davis is Professor of Economics at Marquette University and Professor of Economics at the University of Amsterdam.



Erwin Dekker is Postdoctoral Fellow with the F. A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center and the Department of Economics at George Mason University.



George F. DeMartino is Professor of Economics and Co-Director of the Global Finance, Trade, and Economic Integration program in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver.



Sheila C. Dow is Emeritus Professor of Economics at the University of Stirling, and Adjunct Professor of Economics at the University of Victoria.



William Easterly is Professor of Economics at New York University (joint with Africa House) and Co-Director of the Development Research Institute. (p. xx)



David Ellerman is a Visiting Scholar at the University of California, Riverside, and a Fellow of the Center on Global Justice at the University of California, San Diego.



Gerald Epstein is Professor in the Department of Economics and Co-Director of the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.



Robert H. Frank is Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and Professor of Economics at Cornell's Johnson Graduate School of Management.



Alan Freeman is Co-Director of the Geopolitical Economy Research Group at the University of Manitoba, Canada.



Robert F. Garnett, Jr. is Chair and Professor in the Department of Economics at Texas Christian University.



Des Gasper is Professor of Human Development, Development Ethics, and Public Policy in the International Institute of Social Studies at Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.



Rachel Glennerster is Executive Director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as Scientific Director of J-PAL Africa and Co-Chair of J-PAL’s education sector.



Sven Ove Hansson is Professor of Philosophy and Head of the Division of Philosophy at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.



Daniel Houser is Chairman and Professor in the Department of Economics and Director of the Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science at George Mason University.



Ravi Kanbur is T. H. Lee Professor of World Affairs, International Professor of Applied Economics and Management, and Professor of Economics at Cornell University.



Arjo Klamer is Chair and Professor of Cultural Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.



David M. Levy is Professor of Economics, Research Associate at the Center for Study of Public Choice, and Co-Director of the Summer Institute for the Preservation of the History of Economics at George Mason University.



Thomas Mayer was Emeritus Professor of Economics at the University of California, Davis, until his death in January 2015.



Deirdre N. McCloskey is UIC Distinguished Professor of Economics and History, Professor of English, and Professor of Communication, Emerita, at the University of Illinois at Chicago. (p. xxi)



Julie A. Nelson is Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, and a Senior Research Fellow at the Global Development and Environment Institute, Tufts University.



Robert H. Nelson is Professor in the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland.



Kyle W. O’Donnell is a doctoral candidate at the Department of Economics at George Mason University, and a Visiting Lecturer of Economics at James Madison University.



Susan Offutt is retired Government Accountability Office (GAO) Chief Economist, US Congress Washington, D.C.



Sandra J. Peart is Dean of the Jepson School of Leadership Studies at the University of Richmond and Co-Director of George Mason University’s Summer Institute for the Preservation of the History of Economics.



Shawn Powers is a Young Professional in the Education Global Practice at the World Bank, and was formerly a Senior Policy Manager at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL).



Vijayendra Rao is Lead Economist of the Development Research Group at the World Bank.



Martin Ravallion is the Edmond D. Villani Professor of Economics, Georgetown University, and President of the Society for the Study of Economic Inequality.



Constantine Sandis is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Hertfordshire.



Tomáš Sedláček is a Czech Economist and University Lecturer at Charles University, Prague. He is the Chief Macroeconomic Strategist at ČSOB, a former member of the National Economic Council of the Czech Republic, and an economic advisor to former President Václav Havel.



Joseph E. Stiglitz is an American economist and a professor at Columbia University. He is also the co-chair of the High-Level Expert Group on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress at the OECD, and the Chief Economist of the Roosevelt Institute. A recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2001) and the John Bates Clark Medal (1979), he is a former senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank and a former member and chairman of the (US president’s) Council of Economic Advisers. In 2000, Stiglitz founded the Initiative for Policy Dialogue, a think tank on international development based at Columbia University.



Nassim Nicholas Taleb is Distinguished Professor of Risk Engineering at New York University’s Polytechnic Institute.



Edward R. Teather-Posadas is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Economics at Colorado State University. (p. xxii)



Dennis F. Thompson is Professor of Government and Alfred North Whitehead Professor of Political Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and Professor of Public Policy in the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. He is also the founding Director of the University Center for Ethics and the Professions (now the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics).



Robert J. Thornton is Charles William Macfarlane Professor of Economics at Lehigh University and Associate Director of the Martindale Center for the Study of Private Enterprise.



Irene van Staveren is Professor of Pluralist Development Economics in the International Institute of Social Studies at Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.



Robert H. Wade is Professor of Political Economy and Development in the Department of International Development at London School of Economics.



John O. Ward is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Economics, University of Missouri-Kansas City and Editor Emeritus, Journal of Forensic Economics.



Sharon D. Welch is Provost and Professor of Religion and Society at Meadville Lombard Theological School (Unitarian Universalist), Chicago.



Jonathan B. Wight is Professor of Economics and International Studies in the Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond.



Bart J. Wilson is Donald P. Kennedy Endowed Chair and Professor of Economics and Law at the Economic Science Institute, Chapman University.



Stephen T. Ziliak is Professor of Economics at Roosevelt University, Chicago, and Faculty Member of the Angiogenesis Foundation, Cambridge, MA.