Bryan Caplan is a professor of economics at George Mason University. He has a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.
He is a New York Times bestselling author. His books are The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies, Selfish Reasons to Have More Kids, The Case Against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money and Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration. He is currently working on a book about poverty. He also plans to publish a book with his best self-help essays, and when that happens, we will let you know.
Professor Caplan blogs at EconLog. He is part of an influential group of libertarian bloggers who are also academics. Perhaps the two best known such bloggers are Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok, who blog at Marginal Revolution. David Henderson, Scott Sumner, Caplan and others can be found at EconLog.