Henry A. Thompson

Research

Teaching

  • Spring 2021

  • Fall 2020

  • Spring 2020

    • ECON 360-Economics of Developing Areas--Syllabus--Due to COVID-19 forcing classes online, George Mason did not collect evaluations this semester

  • Fall 2019

About

  • I am a fifth-year economics PhD student at George Mason University researching the institutions of a free society via Austrian and New Institutional Economics.

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Conferences Attended

  • Public Choice Society, March 2021

    • "Mafia Recruits, Reputation, and Free-riders"

  • Southern Economic Association, September 2020

    • "The Black Hand: A Reputational Commons"

    • “Preventing Plunder During the Prohibition"

  • Public Choice Society, March 2019

    • “Identity and Off-Diagonals”

  • Southern Economic Association, September 2019

    • “The Great ’Awokening’”

  • Southern Economic Association, September 2018

    • “Towards a General Theory of Group Infiltration”

Awards and Fellowships

  • Mercatus Center PhD Fellow, 2017-2022

  • Graduate fellow, GMU F.A. Hayek Advanced Program in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics, 2017-2022

  • Mercatus Center Graduate Student Summer Research Fellowship, 2018-2022

  • Humane Studies Fellow, Institute for Humane Studies, 2018-2022

  • Bradley Fellow, George Mason University, 2018-2019

  • Phi Beta Kappa Member, 2017

Last update: September 2021