Ph.D. George Mason University, 2018
M.A. George Mason Univeristy, 2015
B.S. Florida State University, 2012


Personal website

Teaching: Microeconomic Theory, Law and Economics, Principles, Comparative Legal Systems 

Research Areas: Law and Economics, Property Rights

Journal Articles: 

"Wealth-Destroying Private Property Rights" with Peter Leeson, World Development 107: 1-9. 

"Testing Rational Choice Theories of Institutional Change" with Peter Leeson, Rationality and Society 30(4): 420-431. 

"Institutional Solutions to Free-Riding in Peer-to-Peer Networks: A Case Study of Online Pirate Communities", Journal of Institutional Economics 14(5): 901-924.


The Origins and Consequences of Property Rights. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Under Contract. [with M. Cai, I. Murtazashvili, and J. Murtazashvili].

Book Chapters:

"Hayek, Neoliberalism, and the Washington Consensus.” with Peter Leeson, in Rosolino Candela, ed., A Companion to Friedrich von Hayek. Guatemala City: Universidad Francisco Marroquin, forthcoming