Expert Search

The experts identified here are staff, managing editors, senior fellows, and policy advisors (unpaid volunteers) to The Heartland Institute, as well as persons affiliated with other think tanks who have agreed to be identified as topic area experts for Heartland.

Jonathan H. Adler

Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Business Law & Regulation, Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Rajshree Agarwal

Chaired Professor in Entrepreneurship and Strategy, University of Maryland

Mark Alliegro

Senior Scientist, Marine Biological Laboratory

David V. Anderson, Ph.D.

Policy Advisor, Education

Dr. Richard Armstrong

Treasurer and member of the Board of Directors, The Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation

Ron Arnold

Executive Vice President, Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise

Dennis Avery

Director, Center for Global Food Issues

Robert A. Baade

Professor of Economics, Lake Forest College

Howard Baetjer, Jr.

Lecturer, Department of Economics, Towson University

Dean Baim

Professor of economics and finance, Pepperdine University

Charles W. Baird

Former Professor of Economics, California State University, East Bay

Gary H. Baise

Principal Attorney, Olsson Frank Weedon

Michael J. Bakalis

Founder, president and chief executive officer of American Quality Schools

Daren Bakst

Research Fellow in Agricultural Policy, The Heritage Foundation

Dave Banks

Director of D.C. Operations, Alliance of Wise Energy Decisions

Randy E. Barnett

Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory, the Georgetown University Law Center

James R. Barth

Eminent Scholar in Finance, Auburn University

Joseph Bast

President and CEO, The Heartland Institute

Charles Battig

Retired physician and electrical engineer

Patrick Beach

Associate Professor, Hospitality Management, Harper College