Ms. Tanja Porčnik is an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute and the co-founder and president of the Visio Institute, a think tank in Slovenia. She specializes in economic and human freedom studies.
She was formerly a senior fellow of the Atlas Economic Research Foundation and before that a Government Teaching Fellow of the American Institute on Political and Economic Systems in Prague, Czech Republic.
Her articles on human rights, law, international relations, and economic policy appear regularly in printed media, and she is a frequent commentator on television and radio.
Ms. Porčnik is currently working on her Ph.D. dissertation in American Studies at the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. She completed her master's degree in Political Science from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia and her bachelor's degree in Applied Economics from the University of Maribor.