James R. Harrigan

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James R. Harrigan is Senior Editor at AIER. He is also co-host of the Words & Numbers podcast.

Dr. Harrigan was previously Dean of the American University of Iraq-Sulaimani, and later served as Director of Academic Programs at the Institute for Humane Studies and Strata, where he was also a Senior Research Fellow.

He has written extensively for the popular press, with articles appearing in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, U.S. News and World Report, and a host of other outlets. He is also co-author of Cooperation & Coercion. His current work focuses on the intersections between political economy, public policy, and political philosophy.

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Articles by James R. Harrigan

A Subtle Catastrophe

James R. HarriganJames R. Harrigan – September 11, 2021

A Letter from the Editor

James R. HarriganJames R. Harrigan – August 23, 2021

Bureaucracy as Constituency

James R. HarriganJames R. Harrigan – June 11, 2021

Go East, Young Man.

James R. HarriganJames R. Harrigan – June 10, 2021

Blinded by a Blizzard of Data

James R. HarriganJames R. Harrigan – November 28, 2020

The Covid-19 Catastrophe

James R. HarriganJames R. Harrigan – September 3, 2020

How Many People Must Die to Fix the Planet?

Phil MagnessPhillip W. Magness – November 18, 2019
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