Your generosity can help the Mercatus Center at George Mason University work to bring about a more free, prosperous, and peaceful society. By investing in the people and ideas of the Mercatus Center, you are helping our scholars produce timely research and sound economic solutions to inform policy debates at the federal and state levels. The Mercatus Center is 100% privately funded. We do not receive funding from any federal, state, or local government. It is only through partnering with individuals like you that we can continue turning academic ideas into real-world solutions. We hope you will join us! Contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. The Mercatus Center's Tax ID number is 54-1436224 To make a gift online, use the form below. See our Donation FAQ's for other ways to give.