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Zachary Gochenour

Zachary Gochenour

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Western Carolina University

Zac Gochenour is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Western Carolina University. He earned his PhD in economics from George Mason University. He also received his BS degree in Economics and BA in Mathematics from George Mason University. While at George Mason, he was a Mercatus Center Research Assistant. He worked as a research assistant for Prof. Bryan Caplan. Zachary has presented at the Association of Private Enterprise Education's annual conference and the Public Choice Society annual meeting.

Published Research

Stephen Miller, Zachary Gochenour | Jan 19, 2016
A new study written for the Mercatus Center at George Mason University analyzes North Carolina’s performance on key issues, the way in which the state government manages itself, and opportunities for improvement. North Carolina has recently implemented proactive reforms to its tax system, indicating that state lawmakers are capable of executing the other positive policy changes outlined in this study.
Peter Leeson, Zachary Gochenour | Oct 2015
This chapter, which surveys the state of knowledge about the economic effects of international labor mobility, is therefore especially concerned with considering labor mobility’s economic effects for potentially vulnerable subpopulations.
Zachary Gochenour | Sep 2015
Gochenour's review of George J. Borjas book 'Immigration Economics.'…
Zachary Gochenour | May 2015
Gordon Tullock worked at many schools and on several continents over his long and illustrious career, but nowhere is his impact felt and presence missed more than at George Mason University, where I did my graduate work. In faculty offices there, nearly everyone has their favorite Tullock story.

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