Peter J. Boettke

Peter J. Boettke

Peter J. Boettke is an American economist of the Austrian School. He is currently a University Professor of Economics and Philosophy at George Mason University; the BB&T Professor for the Study of Capitalism, Vice President for Research, and Director of the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the Mercatus Center at GMU. Wikipedia*

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Peter J. Boettke has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Speech as a Fellow for the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 2,393 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. July 1, 2006 - Present Professor, Economics Department, George Mason University Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2003 - Present Project Director, Global Prosperity Initiative, Mercatus Center at George Mason University Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Deputy Director, Buchanan (James M.) Center for Political Economy, George Mason University Videos: 0


Fellow, Hoover Institution at Stanford University c. July 1, 1992 - c. July 31, 1993 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Bourgeois Equality</em>

    Bourgeois Equality

    Deirdre McCloskey talked about her book Bourgeois Equality: How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions Enriched the World, in…

  • Hurricane Katrina

    Hurricane Katrina

    Mercatus Center scholars talked about their research analyzing the rebuilding efforts in New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane…

  • Life Expectancy

    Life Expectancy

    Witnesses testified about life expectancy and the impact that prolonged life expectancy would have on social programs such…

  • Crisis in Russia

    Crisis in Russia

    Mr. Boettke spoke on the current political and social situation in Russia, where opponents of democracy have clashed…

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