Bill Anderson is a professor of economics at Frostburg State University in Frostburg, Maryland. His Ph.D. in economics is from Auburn University, and he serves as an associate scholar with the Mises Institute. He has published numerous articles and papers on economics and political economy, including articles in The Independent Review, Reason Magazine, The Free Market, The Freeman, Public Choice, The American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics, and others. He is also a frequent contributor to LewRockwell.com.
The Daily Bell: Let’s jump right in. What attracted you to Austrian economics?
Bill Anderson: A friend named William Peterson gave me some copies of The Freeman in 1980 and those publications introduced me to Austrian Economics. I went to the Austrian seminar at FEE in August 1981 and by then had a good sense of what Austrian thinking was about. I liked Austrian thinking because, one, it…This post was originally published on this site