Richard Rahn

Richard Rahn

Richard W. Rahn is an American economist who frequently writes for 'The Washington Times'. He was the Vice President and Chief Economist of the United States Chamber of Commerce during the Reagan Administration and remains a staunch advocate of supply-side economics, small government, and classical liberalism. A senior fellow of the Cato Institute and the Discovery Institute, Rahn received his M.B.A. from Florida State University, his Ph. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Richard Rahn has 25 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 News Conference as a Vice President for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The year with the most videos was 1988 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 325 views per program. Most appearances with Leon E. Panetta (2), Michael Boskin (2), Robert McIntyre (2). Most common tags: U.S. Economy, Tax Policy, Budget Deficit.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2009 - Present Senior Fellow, Cato Institute Videos: 5 c. November 6, 1992 - Present President, NOVECON Videos: 5


Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce c. September 20, 1988 - c. November 6, 1992 Videos: 15

Recent Appearances

  • Panel Discussion on Foreign Affairs

    Panel Discussion on Foreign Affairs

    Panelists talked about U.S. foreign affairs issues, including conflicts in Ukraine, Iraq, Southeast Asia, and other regions.…

  • U.S. and the World Economy

    U.S. and the World Economy

    Economist Richard Rahn spoke about the state of the U.S. and global economy. Among the topics he addressed were the European…

  • Future of the Federal Reserve

    Future of the Federal Reserve

    Economists and investors advocated abolishing the Federal Reserve system and talked about alternatives to the Rederal…

  • World Economic Conditions

    World Economic Conditions

    Economists and investors spoke about the causes of the 2008 financial crisis and the current state of the global economy.…

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