Expert Search

The experts identified here are staff, managing editors, senior fellows, and policy advisors (unpaid volunteers) to The Heartland Institute, as well as persons affiliated with other think tanks who have agreed to be identified as topic area experts for Heartland.

Alan Moran

Past Director, Deregulation Unit at the Institute of Public Affairs

Jonathan H. Adler

Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Business Law & Regulation, Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Rajshree Agarwal

Chaired Professor in Entrepreneurship and Strategy, University of Maryland

Mark Alliegro

Senior Scientist, Marine Biological Laboratory

Dennis Avery

Director, Center for Global Food Issues

Robert A. Baade

Professor of Economics, Lake Forest College

Dean Baim

Professor of economics and finance, Pepperdine University

Charles W. Baird

Former Professor of Economics, California State University, East Bay

Gary H. Baise

Principal Attorney, Olsson Frank Weedon

Michael J. Bakalis

Founder, president and chief executive officer of American Quality Schools

Dave Banks

Director of D.C. Operations, Alliance of Wise Energy Decisions

Randy E. Barnett

Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory, the Georgetown University Law Center

Joseph Bast

President and CEO, The Heartland Institute

Charles Battig

Retired physician and electrical engineer

Patrick Beach

Associate Professor, Hospitality Management, Harper College

John H. Beck

Professor of Economics, Gonzaga University

Bruno Behrend

Senior Fellow, The Heartland Institute

Joe Bell

Professor of Economics, Missouri State University (retired)

Diann G. Benesh

Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Bruce L. Benson

Economics Department Chair, Florida State University