Peter T. Leeson

Peter Leeson is Professor of Law and Economics at George Mason University. He is a Distinguished Scholar for the Center for the Study of Political Economy at Hampden-Sydney College, resides on the executive committee for the Society for the Development of Austrian Economics and the board of scholars for the Virginia Institute for Public Policy. He is North America editor for Public Choice and Associate Editor for the Review of Austrian Economics. His first book, The Invisible Hook: The Hidden Economics of Pirates, published in 2009 and is translated into five languages. His latest book Anarchy Unbound is forthcoming.

 His a member of the FEE Faculty Network.

Research interests: voluntary organizations, Austrian economics, public choice.