Mr. David Boaz

Posted in: Crime/Self Defense/Illegal Drugs, Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism, Legal/Regulatory/Judicial

Executive Vice President , Cato Institute
1000 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington DC
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Has overall responsibility for public policy and communications and makes frequent radio and television appearances.
Comments on a broad range of political and cultural issues.
Leading authority on educational choice, drug legalization and the growth of government.
Former executive director, Council for a Competitive Economy.

Academic Background

B.A.: Vanderbilt University (American History).

Publications or Presentations

Libertarianism: A Primer (New York, N.Y. : Free Press, 1997).
Editor, Liberating Schools: Education in the Inner City (Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 1991).
"Gates of Wrath: Angry About Crime, People Have Good Reason to Fence Out the World," Washington Post, Outlook Section, Jan. 1996.

Issue Specialities

Freedom, civil society, drug policy, drug prohibition, government growth, limited government, big government, inner-city issues, libertarianism, free market.

Calvert Index

Crime/Self Defense/Illegal Drugs
Education/School Choice/Multiculturalism