About the Author
Jayme Lemke (Ph.D., Economics, George Mason University) is a Senior Research Fellow and Associate Director of Graduate Student Programs at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. Her specialization is in public choice economics, constitutional political economy, and the political economy of women’s rights. Her research on these and other topics has appeared in outlets such as the Journal of Institutional Economics, Public Choice, the Review of Austrian Economics, and Studies in Emergent Order. Prior to joining Mercatus, Jayme held positions as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Utah State University and a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Political Theory Project at Brown University. More information is available at http://www.jaymelemke.com.