Mercatus Center Graduate Student Programs hosted Prof. Edward López, the BB&T Distinguished Professor of Capitalism at Western Carolina University, for a visit to the Mercatus Center and George Mason University this past week.
Mercatus Center Graduate Student Programs fellows and alumni, along with faculty of the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, engaged in an intensive three day exploration with fellow scholars on the latest academic research in public choice at the 2014 Public Choice Society Conference, which took place from March 6 to 9 in Charleston, South Carolina.
Mercatus Center Graduate Student Programs was pleased to host Dr. Randall Holcombe, the DeVoe Moore Professor of Economics at Florida State University, for a visit to the Mercatus Center and George Mason University this past week.
Four PhD Fellows are on the job market this year. Through their respective experiences at George Mason University and the Mercatus Center, these students have worked closely with esteemed members of Mason’s economics faculty to develop the skills to proficiently and persuasively communicate the economic way of thinking to academic peers, students, the policy community and the general public.
Mercatus Center Graduate Student Programs fellows, alumni, and faculty engaged with their academic peers through presentations and discussions on current research at the Annual Meetings of the Southern Economic Association in Tampa, Florida.