Scholarly Comments on Academic Economics

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Bryan Caplan

The bio below comes from a published article and may now be dated.

*Bryan Caplan* is an associate professor of economics at George Mason University. He received his B.A. in economics from UC Berkeley in 1993 and his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University in 1997. Most of his research questions, both theoretically a

Bryan Caplan is an associate professor of economics at George Mason University. He received his B.A. in economics from UC Berkeley in 1993 and his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University in 1997. Most of his research questions, both theoretically and empirically, the assumption of voter rationality. His articles have appeared in the Economic Journal, the Journal of Law and Economics, the Journal of Public Economics, Social Science Quarterly, Public Choice, the Southern Economic Journal, and many other scholarly outlets. Caplan has an expansive webpage (http://www.bcaplan.com) that covers both his academic research and his varied other interests in the world of ideas. He is also a co-blogger, with Arnold Kling, at Econlog (http://econlog.econlib.org).