Leonard Liggio

August 9, 2013

Professor Leonard P. Liggio is the executive vice president of the Atlas Economic Research Foundation; former president, former treasurer, and current senior vice president of the Mont Pèlerin Society; former president, former executive vice president, and current Distinguished Senior Scholar at the Institute for Humane Studies, George Mason University; research professor at George Mason University Law School; executive director at the Freedom Project and the International Freedom Project; former president of the Philadelphia Society; and former vice president at the Cato Institute. He is also a former member of the history faculty at the City College of New York (CUNY) and former member of the faculty of the American Studies Program, State University of New York–Old Westbury. He is former editor-in-chief of Literature of Liberty and serves on the editorial board, of the American Journal of Jurisprudence, Cato Journal, and Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines. Liggio serves as board member at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and formerly was board member at the Acton Institute. He is president of American Friends of the Institute of Economic Affairs (London) and chairman of the board of the Institute for Economic Studies–Europe (Paris and Aix-en-Provence). He edited the “Special Issue on Religion and Economics” of the Journal des Econmistes et des Etudes Humaines (volume 13, numero 2/3, juin-septembre 2003).