– Senior Fellow, Fraser Institute
Robert P. Murphy is a Senior Fellow at the Fraser Institute, Research Assistant Professor with the Free Market Institute at Texas Tech University, Research Fellow at the Independent Institute and author of the widely acclaimed book Choice: Cooperation, Enterprise, and Human Action. He is also Senior Economist for the Institute for Energy Research and a Senior Fellow with the Mises Institute. Murphy received his Ph.D. in economics from New York University. Previous positions include Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Hillsdale College, Visiting Scholar at New York University, Research Analyst at Laffer Associates, and Senior Fellow in Business and Economic Studies at the Pacific Research Institute. He runs the blog Free Advice and is also the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Capitalism, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Great Depression and the New Deal, The Study Guide to Man, Economy, and State with Power and Market, The Human Action Study Guide, The Study Guide to The Theory of Money & Credit by Ludwig von Mises, and Lessons for the Young Economist. He has also written hundreds of economics articles for the layperson, has given numerous radio and television interviews on such outlets as Fox Business and CNBC, and is active on Twitter (@BobMurphyEcon).