Join us for this Virtual Event
The Coronavirus Economy: How We Got Here and Where We are Headed by Dr. Bruce Yandle.
Thursday, May 28, 7:00 pm on Zoom.
Zoom Link will be provided as you register.
About the Speaker:
Dr. Bruce Yandle writes and speaks on the economy and economic issues. Dean Emeritus of Clemson University’s College of Business & Behavioral Science where he taught economics for 31 years, he is now distinguished adjunct fellow with George Mason University’s Mercatus Center. While serving as Alumni Distinguished Professor of Economics at Clemson, he taught in graduate programs in France, Italy, Germany, and the Czech Republic. He is author/editor of 17 books, including Bootleggers and Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics, is a contributor to The Hill, USA Today, Investors’ Business Daily, the Washington Examiner and author of The Economic Situation, a quarterly newsletter distributed by George Mason University. He has been recognized for his leadership in promoting the free market system by Washington’s Competitive Enterprise Institute and the Association of Private Enterprise Education.
Dr. Yandle served in Washington on two occasions, first as a senior economist on the White House staff during the Ford and Carter Administrations and later as Executive Director of the Federal Trade Commission in the Reagan Administration. Prior to entering a career in university teaching, he was in the industrial machinery business for 15 years. Bruce and his wife, Dot, live in Clemson, just across from the train station.