Geoffrey Lea

Geoffrey Lea
  • Discipline: Economics
  • Organization: University of Illinois-Springfield

Geoffrey Lea is a Visiting Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Springfield.  He received his BA in Economics and Greek at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia and his MA and PhD in Economics from George Mason University.  Prior to coming to Springfield, he worked as the director of programs and seminars at the Foundation for Economic Education and as a Lecturer in Economics at Hillsdale College.  His research interests are Austrian economics, constitutional political economy, the history of economic thought, business cycle theory, and the political economy of the ancient world.