Steven Horwitz

Senior Affiliated Scholar
John H. Schnatter Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at Miller College of Business at Ball State University

Steven Horwitz is a Mercatus Center Affiliated Senior Scholar and John H. Schnatter Distinguished Professor of Free Enterprise at Miller College of Business at Ball State University.  He completed his MA and PhD in economics at George Mason University and received his A.B. in economics and philosophy from The University of Michigan.

Horwitz is the author of three books, Monetary Evolution, Free Banking, and Economic Order (Westview, 1992), Microfoundations and Macroeconomics: An Austrian Perspective (Routledge, 2000), and Hayek’s Modern Family:  Classical Liberalism and the Evolution of Social Institutions (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015). He has written extensively on Austrian economics, Hayekian political economy, monetary theory and history, and American economic history. His work has been published in professional journals such as History of Political Economy, Southern Economic Journal, and The Cambridge Journal of Economics.

Horwitz is also a Senior Fellow at the Fraser Institute in Canada, and a distinguished scholar at the Foundation for Economic Education. His public policy research for the Mercatus Center includes nationally recognized work on the role of the private sector in the recovery from Hurricane Katrina. The author of numerous op-eds, Horwitz is also a frequent guest on TV and radio programs, and he has a series of popular YouTube videos for the Learn Liberty series from the Institute for Humane Studies.  A member of the Mont Pelerin Society, Horwitz has spoken to professional, student, policymaker, and general audiences throughout North America, as well as in Europe, Asia, and South America.

For a current list of publications, view Steven's personal website.

 

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