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Walter E. Williams

Bradley Prize Winner 2017

Professor of Economics.
wwilliam@gmu.edu
(703) 993-1148
D158 Buchanan Hall
Department of Economics
George Mason University

Related Sites:
The homepage of George Mason University.
Homepage of the Department of Economics at GMU.

Selected Syndicated Columns

by Walter Williams

2017 November

Stalking HorsesNovember 15, 2017

When hunting was the major source of food, hunters often used stalking horses as a means of sneaking up on their prey. They would synchronize their steps on ...

Ignorance Versus StupidityNovember 08, 2017

One of the most challenging and important jobs for an economics professor is to teach students how little we know and can possibly know. My longtime friend a...

Let's Help Our Media FriendsNovember 01, 2017

I am not nearly so coldhearted and unsympathetic toward the mainstream media as some of my conservative friends, such as Rush Limbaugh, Mark Levin, Sean Hann...

2017 October

Undermining AmericaOctober 25, 2017

Our nation’s leftist progressives have long sought to undermine the American values expressed in our Declaration of Independence and Constitution. Though typ...

Who Pays What in Taxes?October 18, 2017

Politicians exploit public ignorance. Few areas of public ignorance provide as many opportunities for political demagoguery as taxation. Today some politicia...

Our Broken Moral CompassesOctober 11, 2017

As George Orwell said, “some ideas are so stupid that only intellectuals believe them.” Many stupid ideas originate with academics on college campuses. If th...