Steven Horwitz is the Charles A. Dana Professor of Economics
at St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY. He is the author of two books,
Microfoundations and Macroeconomics: An Austrian Perspective (Routledge,
2000) and Monetary Evolution, Free Banking, and Economic Order (Westview, 1992), and he has written extensively on Austrian economics,
Hayekian political economy, monetary theory and history, and
the economics and social theory of gender and the family. His work has been published in professional journals
such as History of Political Economy, Southern Economic Journal, and The Cambridge Journal of Economics.
He is also an Affiliated Senior Scholar at the Mercatus Center in
Arlington, Virginia where he has published public policy research on
Walmart's role in Hurricane Katrina recovery as well as on the ongoing
His current project is a book tentatively titled Classical Liberalism and the Evolution of the Modern Family. Horwitz is the book review editor of the Review of
Austrian Economics, an associate editor of the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and a co-editor of the book series Advances in Austrian Economics. He is also a contributing editor and weekly online columnist for The Freeman.