Scholarly Comments on Academic Economics

Lanny Ebenstein

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

Lanny Ebenstein

Lanny Ebenstein teaches the history of economic and political thought at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of the first biographies of Friedrich Hayek and Milton Friedman and many other works, and he is the editor of a collection of Friedman’s writings called The Indispensable Milton Friedman. Dr. Ebenstein’s work has appeared in a wide range of publications from Philosophy to Nature and has been translated into a number of foreign languages, including Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, and Polish. He received his Ph.D. from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is currently at work on a history of economic thought at the University of Chicago. His email address is lannyebenstein@​aol.com.