Scholarly Comments on Academic Economics

Who We Are

Alberto Mingardi

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

Alberto Mingardi

Alberto Mingardi is the Director General of the Istituto Bru­no Leoni in Turin, Italy, the think tank he helped to establish in 2003. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Pavia. He did research activity in History of Political Thought at the University of Milan. He has translated Antonio Rosmini’s The Constitution under Social Justice, edited critical Italian editions of works by Thomas Hodgskin and Herbert Spencer, and most recently authored a monograph on Hodgskin. In 2013, he wrote a primer on free-market economics, L’intelligenza del denaro: Perché il mercato ha ragione anche quando ha torto. He regularly blogs at EconLog. His email address is alberto.mingardi@​brunoleoni.com.