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Dwight R. Lee

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Dwight R. Lee

Dwight R. Lee is the former William J. O’Neil Endowed Chair in Global Markets and Freedom and is now a senior fellow at the O’Neil Center in the Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University. He received his Ph.D. in eco­nomics from the University of California, San Diego. His books include Economics in Our Time (with R. McNown), Micro­economics (with F. Glahe), Taxation and the Deficit Economy (ed.), Regulating Government (with R. McKenzie), The Market Reader (ed., with J. Doti), Quicksilver Capital (with R. McKenzie), and Failure and Progress (with R. McKenzie). He is the author of about 200 scholarly articles and book chapters. He is former president of the Association of Private Enterprise Education and of the Southern Economic Association. His email address is leed@​smu.edu.