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Teaching and Student Advising
Director, Mercatus Center Graduate Student Paper Workshop (Fall 2007 – Present)|
Director, Mercatus Center Methodology of the Social Sciences Workshop (Fall 2009 – Present)
Director, Mercatus Center “Theory to Practice” Readings Group (Spring 2008–Present)
Dissertation Committee Memberships
Jason Aimone, “The Economics of Betrayal” (Chair: Dan Houser; In Progress)
Triyakshana Venkatraman, “Three essays on Indian Economic Development” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; In Progress)
Petrik Runst, “Mind, Society and Entrepreneurial Action” (Chair: Richard E. Wagner; In Progress)
Daniel D’Amico (Loyola University New Orleans), “The Imprisoner’s Dilemma: The Political Economy of Proportionate Punishment” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended April 2008)
Adam Martin (New York University), “The Use of Knowledge in Comparative Economic Systems” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended February 2009)
Emily Schaeffer (San Jose State University), “The Reasonable Man and Endogenous Institutional Change” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended April 2009)
Diana Weinert Thomas (Utah State University), “An Extension of the Theory of Deregulation” (Chair: Peter Leeson; Defended April 2009)
Michael Thomas, “The Political Economy of Repugnance” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended April 2009)
David Skarbek (Duke University), “The Economics of Prison and Street Gangs” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended April 2010)
Thesis Committee Memberships
Erin Agemy, “Improving Academics in the Aftermath: A Case Study of New Orleans' Experiment with Charter Schools” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended May 2009)
Rosemarie Fike, “Can Governments Create Bureaucratic Structures That Overcome Incentive and Information Problems? An Analysis of the Millennium Challenge Corporation” (Chair: Peter J. Boettke; Defended May 2009)
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Last Updated: June 2010