• PhD Student, Florida State University, Adam Smith Fellow

Ben Emmich is a PhD student in economics at Florida State University. His research interests include public choice, public finance, political economy, and law and economics, particularly the regulation of sin goods and the consequences arising therefrom. Ben earned a BS in mathematics and physics from Mississippi State University. He was a Mercatus Center Don Lavoie Fellow during the spring 2021 semester and a Mercatus Center Adam Smith Fellow during the 2021-2022 academic year.