Peter J. Boettke

Professor of Economics, George Mason University

Dr. Boettke received his PhD in economics from George Mason University in 1989 and is currently professor of economics here. His fields are Austrian economics and Comparative Political Economy. Prior to his returnin 1998, Dr. Boettke taught at New York University. He was also a National Fellow at the Hoover Institute, Stanford University. While he was at NYU, he won the Gold Dozen Teaching Award, the university wide recognition for teaching excellence at NYU.

He has edited or co-edited several volumes on Austrian Economics including: The Elgar Companion to Austrian Economics and The Market Process: Essays in Contemporary Austrian Economics and Market Process Theories.

He is currently the editor of The Review of Austrian Economics. He is the author of Why Perestroika Failed and The Political Economy of Soviet Socialism.