Donald Boudreaux

Donald Boudreaux
  • Discipline: Chairman of the Economics Department
  • Organization: George Mason University

Professor Donald J. Boudreaux is senior educational advisor to the Mercatus Center and chairman of the Economics Department at George Mason University. He was president of the Foundation for Economic Education from 1997 until 2002. From 1992 until 1997, Boudreaux was professor of law and economics at Clemson University. He served on the economics faculty at George Mason University from 1985 through 1990.

During the Spring 1996 semester, Professor Boudreaux was a visiting fellow in law and economics at the Cornell Law School. His Ph.D. in economics is from Auburn University and his law degree is from the University of Virginia.

Professor Boudreaux has lectured - in both the United States and Europe - on a wide variety of topics, including the nature of law, antitrust law and economics, and international trade. He has been published in The Wall Street JournalInvestor's Business DailyRegulationReasonThe FreemanThe American SpectatorThe Wasington TimesThe Journal of Commerce, the Cato Journal, and several scholarly journals such as the Supreme Court Economic ReviewSouthern Economic JournalAntitrust Bulletin, and the Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking.