Richard M. Ebeling
Dr. Richard M. Ebeling is professor of economics at Northwood University in Midland, Michigan since 2009. Dr. Ebeling served as president of the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) from 2003 to 2008, and was the Ludwig von Mises Professor of Economics at Hillsdale College in Hillsdale, Michigan (1988-2003). He also served as vice-president for academic affairs at the Future of Freedom Foundation (1990-2003). He is recognized as a leading members of the Austrian School of Economics. Dr. Ebeling is the author of Political Economy, Public Policy, and Monetary Economics: Ludwig von Mises and the Austrian Tradition (Routledge, 2010) and Austrian Economics and the Political Economy of Freedom (Edward Elgar, 2003). He is the co-author of In Defense of Capitalism 5 vols. (Northwood University Press, 2010-2014). Dr. Ebeling also is the editor of Selected Writings of Ludwig von Mises, 3 vols. (Liberty Fund). Dr. Ebeling writes a weekly column that appears on the news and commentary website, “EpicTimes.com.” He lectures widely throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and Latin America on free markets and a wide variety of economic policy themes. These include monetary and fiscal policy (debt and deficits), the impact of inflation and the business cycle on markets and society, banking reform, international trade and world peace, and the modern welfare state.